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Idaho State University

Business Technology Program


The Business Technology Program combines administrative, accounting, business, and computer instruction to give graduates the diverse, short-term training needed to obtain administrative and mid-management jobs in business and industry. Businesses today are looking for successful employees to run and manage all aspects of their operations. The Business Technology Program can also give you the skills needed to start your own business.

Graduates Employed or Continuing Education Five-Year Average


Idaho Median Income


National Median Income


Degree Options:

Business Technology

Small Business Technology

Accounting Technology

Administrative Management Technology

Bachelor of Applied Science (4+ years)

Bachelor of Education/Business Education (2+2 years)

Program Overview

  • Program accepts students in August and January
  • Typical classroom hours are Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  • Some courses offered online
  • Program admits 48 students each year

Career Opportunities

  • Small business owner
  • Business manager
  • Office manager
  • Supervisor
  • Administrative support
  • Accounting clerk
  • Payroll clerk
  • Technical assistant
  • Marketing assistant
  • HR assistant

Minimum Test Scores

New SAT English: 360 Math: 360
ACT English: 14 Math: 14
ALEKS   Math: 14
AccuPlacer English: 232  

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