Business & Finance

Career Pathway

Learn Invaluable Business & Finance Skills
Learn necessary tools of the trade that empower you to confidently explore a bright future in the empowering world of business and finance.

Achieve Business Success

The Business & Finance Pathway paves the road to college and career success by teaching the fundamentals of business entrepreneurship. Students practice being good leaders and strong team members, while learning business principles through hands-on projects. Students will have the opportunity to learn about sales, marketing, accounting and finance, human resources, entrepreneurship, and the economics of business ownership. This immersive multi-year sequence of classes and work-based learning experiences prepares students for college coursework and gives them a competitive advantage in the job market.

Career Pathways help students explore their talents and use their experiences in the classroom to select a career path 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:

  • Business Technology
  • Money Matters Honors
  • Business Entrepreneurship Honors

Valuable Training for Exciting Careers

Kickstart your college studies in business and finance and get a head start on your career with the help of our academic instruction and industry insight. Potential career paths these programs help prepare you for include:

  • Accounting
  • Entrepreneur
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Finance

Industry Average: $65,000 - $85,000+/Year
Projected Growth in the Field: 15% or Higher

Ready for Business?

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

CE Teacher:
Rebecca Hopple-Cuellar
(805) 278-2907

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 chance to get it off the ground? If you’re interested in learning what it takes to run or own a business, the Business & Finance Pathway will provide you with a strong foundation in business principles, finance, communications, and leadership – while also giving you confidence through creation and execution of business presentations. This pathway 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.

AS Business

BS Business