Computer Technology-Business, minor

Program Overview

Are you fascinated by technology and interested in business? Can you imagine yourself leading a team to implement new systems and processes? Do you want to enter a career in accounting or management with a better understanding of the systems that make things work? If so, a joint minor in computer technology and business could be the right fit for you.

The minor program in computer technology and business offers benefits for you if wish to prepare yourself to enter a business and accounting career with greater knowledge in information technology at the onset, or you wish to enter a computer science or technology career with more business knowledge.
 

The computer technology-business minor complemented with a business degree will teach you how to leverage technological resources to increase efficiency, identify problems, propose software solutions, and build career value. As a computer science major, you will be able to enter a technology or computer science career with practical business skills and acumen, which will significantly increase your marketability to future employers.

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Detailed course information is available on the course catalog. If you are interested in learning more about these offerings, please chose the path for your intended major.

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For most students, the transition into college life is one full of adjustments. There is the excitement of newfound freedoms, but also some uncertainty as you begin to make choices and take responsibility for your own future. 

At PLNU, we’re committed to supporting you — academically, professionally, spiritually, personally — so that you may be successful both in your time as a student and beyond. That’s why we offer a holistic support system that focuses on your unique experiences, particular needs, and personal and professional goals — resulting from our deep concern for you, our student.

With a focus on authentic relationships and personalized attention, our goal is to help transform you so you can follow your calling in your own career and life.

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Career Opportunities

Business technology changes rapidly. Employers increasingly continue to provide feedback about the need for people with advanced computer and technology skills combined with business awareness. Pairing a minor in computer technology and business with your bachelor's degree will provide you a strong foundation to adapt to the future and find meaningful employment.

A joint minor in computer technology and business paired with a business degree can better prepare you for careers in:

  • Accounting
  • Auditing
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Management
  • Operations
  • Quality Assurance Systems

A joint minor in computer technology and business paired with a computer science degree can better prepare you for careers in:

  • Technical Management
  • Quality Assurance
  • Technical Project Management