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Welcome to Business Management Technology (BMT)
Voice:  956.364.4626 956.364.4658
Fax: 956.364.5166
Toll-free: 800.852.8784
Cindy Mata 
Department Chair
Voice:  956.364.4658
Fax: 956.364.5166
  Mailing Address:
TSTC Harlingen
1902 Loop 499
Harlingen, TX 78550
The Business Management Technology Program is located in the Office Occupations Building, also known as "Building C."

Office Hours: M-F: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sat., Sun.: Closed


Welcome to Our Site!

Thank you for visiting our website! If you are interested in managing an office or managing the operations of a business, then the Business Management Technology (BMT) program is the place for you!  The BMT program will prepare you for a career in Office or Operations Management. The courses are designed to provide you with the knowledge and optimum skills needed to manage a productive office, manage processes, materials, projects, and human resources to meet the end goals of an organization.


BMT offers coursework and strong hands-on training in the area of administrative and office management. Instruction within the program includes providing students with skills in the areas of project management, spreadsheets, desktop publishing, integrated software applications, database management, principles of management, records and information management, copyright and ethical issues, customer and human resource management experiences.

Our BMT program also prepares students for occupations in the area of operations management as first line supervisors/managers of production and operating workers. Instruction emphasized in Operations Management involves providing students training in the areas of: information and project management, spreadsheets, integrated software applications, human resource management, principles of management, quality, strategic, and facilities management, warehouse and distribution center management and other introductory skills relating to logistics principles pertaining to supply chain processes and management responsibilities connected to production and operations management experiences.

Degrees in the BMT program have integrated business foundational skills from instructional course work associated to: business principles, financial and managerial accounting, business law, in addition to business and professional communications.

Hands-On Learning Environment

In the Business Management Technology program the course instructional time is well-balanced with lecture and lab components. The ability to provide practical hands-on instruction, classroom projects, in-depth discussions, and guest speakers enhance the learning atmosphere and help in developing competent, skilled, and a better prepared workforce.

Our classes typically meet 5 to 6 hours every week [2 hour blocks on MWF or 2 ½ - 3 hour blocks on M/W or TTH].  Students can choose from classes offered during the day, evening, and online. Small class size allows for a more effective teaching and learning environment. Our technical program class size on average is approximately15-24 students.


Our program faculty is knowledgeable and enthusiastically brings real-world industry experience to our classrooms.

More details about the Business Management Technology program are available through the College Information Office, and you are welcome to visit our facilities by scheduling a tour and/or to meet with us. We look forward to meeting with you and answering any questions you have regarding our program. Our Department Chair, and program instructors work with students individually to plan a career path and course schedules.

For more information, call 800.852.8784800.852.8784 or 364-4626.

Best regards,


BMT Faculty/Staff

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