Aug 17, 2022  
2018-2019 Academic Catalog 
2018-2019 Academic Catalog Archived Catalog

Support Professional, CAS

(This program is also offered at the Lincoln County Campus.)

This program combines business background with heavy emphasis on either computer or management skills. This program consists of a one-year Certificate of Applied Science (CAS) degree after which students may seek employment.  Or, students can continue on to complete another year to earn an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree with an emphasis in either Computers/Web Marketing or Management. Upon completion of this program, students will:

  • Demonstrate mastery of computer software skills including Word, Excel, QuickBooks, Dreamweaver, Web 2.0, and Social Media;
  • Demonstrate speed and accuracy skills in data entry;
  • Demonstrate interpersonal skills working with teams, with customers, and with managers;
  • Demonstrate basic marketing skills and marketing businesses on the web;
  • Communicate using various mediums, including writing, verbal, and technology;
  • Apply basic accounting functions to small business applications including Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Payroll and QuickBooks; and
  • Demonstrate basic knowledge of the law and business.

Total Credits: 35-37

*Indicates prerequisite and/or corequisite necessary.  See course description.


After completing the above curriculum, students may continue on to earn a Support Professional, AAS  in one of two areas of emphasis: Computers/Web Marketing or Management.

Advising Information:

For more information about this program, contact the FVCC Student Support Center or a Faculty Advisor. 

Student Support Center Advisor Faculty Advisor (Kalispell Campus) Faculty Advisor (Lincoln County Campus)
Jori Bullemer Brenda Rudolph, M.B.A. Chad Shilling, M.B.A.
LRC 129 BSS 106 LCC Room 105
(406) 756-3905 (406) 756-3858 (406) 293-2721 ext. 233


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