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    Career & Technical Education

    Business Management

    Program Description

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    A student who completes this program pathway will be able to develop a business plan for a small business. They will apply accounting, marketing, and management concepts to realistic business scenarios. All aspects of managing a business will be discussed, including business communications and financial management. The business management program of study recommends that students have access to work-study, mentorship, internship, and job shadow opportunities. Students will also benefit from involvement in national professional organizations such as DECA and the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA). Eligible students will have the opportunity to earn college credit through dual enrollment. The student who completes this program will be prepared to work as a management trainee, manage a small business, and continue their education after graduation.


    Completer Courses

    • Principles of Business Management and Entrepreneurship
    • Principles of Accounting and Finance
    • Honors Business Management
    • Honors Entrepreneurship

    Schools Offering Completer

    • Annapolis
    • Arundel
    • Broadneck
    • Glen Burnie
    • Meade
    • North County
    • Old Mill
    • Severna Park
    • South River

    Potential Certifications

    • Microsoft Office Specialist Certification

    Career Opportunities upon Program Completion

    • Retail Sales ($24,440 - $44,270)
    • Human Resources Assistant ($34,860 - $61,400)

    Career Opportunities with Additional Education and Training

    • Business Intelligence Analyst ($67,860 - $166,940)
    • Sales Manager ($63,020 - $124,180)
    • Administrative Services Manager ($64,290 - $105,190)
    • Human Resources Manager ($84,600 - $130,150)
    • Management Analyst ($65,000 - $149,430)

    Success Stories


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