Business Education is a program of study whose purpose is to provide students with the skills, attitudes and competencies to be successful in post-secondary study, the workforce, and as adult consumers. Students begin to learn the knowledge and skills in finance, marketing, management, entrepreneurship, accounting, communications and business technology. A comprehensive business and marketing education program in conjunction with academic study will most effectively prepare a student for lifelong success.
The vision of the Business Department supports the creation of successful programs that connect middle and high school with post-secondary institutions, building collaborations with the workforce, and equipping our students with the necessary 21st Century skills which employers require. The Business Education courses are designed to achieve the following:
Recommended Career Pathways5-Credit Sequence RECOMMENDEDPLUS FOUR (4) CREDITS FROM THE FOLLOWING:
- Computer Literacy
- Prepare students for entry-level positions in today’s labor markets
- Offer all students a vast array of elective subjects for their own personal use
- Prepare students for further study in Business at the post-secondary level
3-Credit Sequence RECOMMENDEDPLUS FOUR (2) CREDITS FROM THE FOLLOWING:Shaded Boxes = College Tie-In and Advanced Placement CoursesStudents can earn 3 to 6 credits