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2021-2022 College Catalog 
2021-2022 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Business and Technology, A.A.S.

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CIP Code - 520101



The mission of the Associate of Applied Science Degree in Business & Technology is to provide quality instruction in the Program whereby students may earn an associate degree in Business Technology, transfer course credits to a four year college, or achieve their goals in business and in computer skills and competencies needed to secure employment.

• To maintain an environment that promotes equity and access to the courses offered in the BTEC curriculum

• To integrate technology across the disciplines affording all students a variety of electronic learning opportunities

• To offer courses in management, marketing, customer service, and other business areas

• To prepare the student for management careers

• To incorporate innovative teaching competencies and programs leading to the associate degree in Business Technology, certificate programs, and specialized career training

• To offer courses transferable to four-year colleges and universities

• To present opportunities for the BTEC students to participate in relevant student organizations, community events, and interaction with the business community

• To participate with area businesses and industry to meet training needs


Program Description

The Associate of Applied Science in Business & Technology combines English, math, social science, natural science, and humanities with business and computer courses to create a program designed to meet the increasing demand for entry-level business professionals. Further, a significant portion of the coursework is transferable for those students wishing to complete a bachelor’s degree.


Learning Outcomes

Graduates of the Louisiana Delta Community College Business and Technology program will be able to:

• define the term Business and identify the components of the business environment.

• identify the elements of the marketing mix and explain the marketing concept.

• apply and explain the three-step writing process.

• explain the basic accounting equation relative to assets, liabilities, and equity.

• use mail merge to create form letters.


Total: 61 credit hours

Additional Certifications

Total: 31 credit hours

Total: 12 credit hours

Total: 18 credit hours

Total: 12 credit hours

Total: 15 credit hours

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