Business and Marketing
Get Ahead of the Curve
Everyone is looking for ways to ensure they stand out in a crowd of applicants. By exploring your business and marketing options now, you can get a leg up on the competition.
Which pathways are offered?
Accounting—This pathway prepares students for careers that record, classify, summarize, analyze, and communicate a business's financial information and transactions for use in management decision-making. Accounting can include bookkeeping, systems design, analysis, and interpretation of accounting information.
Business Administration—This pathway prepares students to plan, organize, direct, and evaluate business functions essential to efficient and productive business operations.
Entrepreneurship —This pathway prepares students to formulate policies and direct the operations of a businesses, corporations, nonprofit institutions, or other organizations.
Marketing and Sales— This pathway prepares students to plan, coordinate, and implement marketing strategies, advertising, promotion, and public relations activities.
What types of jobs can my student learn about and prepare for?*
Some of the jobs include:
- Accountant Executive
- Administrative Assistant
- Administrative Services Manager
- Art/Graphic Director
- Benefits Specialist
- Bill and Account Collector
- Business Consultant
- Customer Service Representative
- Financial Analyst
- Human Resources Manager
- Office Manager
- Promotions Manager
- Public Relations Manager
- Media Buyer/Planner
What is the salary outlook?*
Salaries vary depending on the job title, but approximate sample salaries include:
Administrative Services Manager—$98,890/year
Bill and Account Collector—$38,100/year
Public Relations Manager—$118,430/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. Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook. Website last modified date: Friday, April 09, 2021.