Applied Business and Technology
Applied Business and Technology Bachelor's Degree
Achieve your career dreams - on campus or online!
The applied business and technology degree makes it easy and flexible. This program takes your degree to the next level by connecting your area of interest with business and management principles. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, this hybrid program bridges together your passion with essential proficiencies, like finance, communications, marketing and management, necessary to lead a team and excel within an organization.
Why our program?
Applied business and technology allows you to personalize your degree – choose a focus area taught on campus or transfer community college or technical school credits. You have the opportunity to transfer up to 60 credit hours, providing a jump start on your degree. Some focus area examples include fire science, veterinary technician, aviation maintenance, wind energy, computer systems and hazardous materials – but the opportunities are endless! With this competitive edge, applied business and technology graduates find success in careers throughout many business sectors including entrepreneurship, marketing, management, product development, project management, public relations and sales.
Applied business and technology combines a marketable skill learned at the university level with the management education necessary to allow for rapid advancement in the industry. Applied business and technology students take courses in management, accounting and marketing, as well as other critical elements of business. The technology concentration consists of university-level training in nearly every skill area except business.
My Polytechnic Story
"The flexibility of the applied business and technology program gave me the opportunity to work while being in school, and I love the small class sizes and hands-on learning." -Hannah Schulte, alum