Business and Technology Academy

Learn Invaluable Business & Technology Skills
Learn necessary tools of the trade that empower you to confidently explore a bright future in the ever-evolving world of business and technology.

A True Path to Business Success

The Business and Technology Academy helps students develop a foundation in core academics and skills for career success, such as interpersonal and management skills. Academy students will receive valuable work-based learning experiences, including many industry-specific guest speakers, a Disney leadership course, available internships, college visits, DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America) club membership, and other industry-specific field trips. With an emphasis on innovative thinking, this immersive multi-year sequence of classes and work-based learning experiences preps students for college and gives them a competitive advantage in the job market.

Academies help students explore their talents and use their experiences in the classroom to select career path that they’re passionate about.

Prepare in the Classroom

Build a strong foundation with A-G approved courses and prepare yourself for an exciting new business career. Classes include:

  • Digital Media Communications & Marketing
  • Honors Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • BATA Design Co Intern

Get Real

Take what you learned out into the real world and see first-hand what awaits you in the field of business. Hands-on, in-depth immersive experiences may include:

  • College Visit (USC, UCSB, CSUCI, UCLA, etc)
  • AT&T Entrepreneurship Workshop
  • Disney’s Leadership Course
  • Job Shadows
  • QuickBooks Certification
  • Internships Available
  • DECA Leadership
  • Competitive Experiences

Valuable Training for Exciting Careers

Kickstart your future in business with the help of our academic instruction and industry insight. Potential career paths these programs help prepare you for include:

  • Entrepreneur
  • Marketing Intern
  • Graphic Design Intern
  • General Office Work

Industry Average: $50,000 - $80,000/Year
Projected Growth in Field: 5% to 9%

Ready for Business?

Contact your college & career technician for availability. 
Programs are subject to change.

CE Teacher:
John Foster
(805) 389-4333

Let's Get Down to Business

Ever have a great idea that you KNOW you could build into something amazing, if you just had the know-how to get it off the ground? If you’re interested in learning what it takes to run or own a business, the Business and Technology Academy can give you the strong foundation in finance, accounting, marketing, graphic design and computer science principles that could be your start to turning your big idea into an even bigger reality!

Earn College Credits

Get a jump start on your college future by earning
college credits and valuable real-world skills you can use for college and career.

AA Business

BS Business