Business, Marketing, and Entrepreneurship

 

Which pathways are offered?

  • Accounting—This pathway prepares students to record and analyze business transactions as well as to interpret financial reports as a basis for business decision-making.
  • Marketing and Sales—This pathway prepares students to plan, coordinate, and implement marketing strategies, advertising, promotion, and public relation activities.
  • Office Management—This pathway prepares students to manage the day-to-day operations of business organizations.

What types of jobs can my student learn about and prepare for?*

Some of the jobs include:

  • Accountant
  • Benefits Specialist
  • Bill and Account Collector
  • Customer Service Representative
  • Financial Analyst

What is the salary outlook?*

Salaries vary depending on the job, experience, and location but approximate sample salaries include:

  • Accountant—$73.560/year
  • Benefits Specialist—$67,190/year
  • Bill and Account Collector—$38,100/year
  • Customer Service Representative—$35,830/year

*Some of these jobs require additional education and certifications once a student graduates from high school. Salaries vary depending on the job title, experience, and location. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook. Website last modified date: Friday, April 9, 2021.