Stride Career Prep - Business
Get Ahead of the Curve
Everyone is looking for ways to ensure they stand out in a crowd of applicants. By exploring your business options now, you can get a leg up on the competition.
Which pathways are offered?
Accounting—This pathway prepares students to use generally accepted accounting principles, to verify and enter transactions to accounts, to balance records and produce various financial statements, prepare tax reports, and more.
Entrepreneurship—This pathway prepares students to perform the development, marketing, and management functions associated with owning and operating a business.
Marketing—This pathway prepares students to work in marketing roles through learning the general processes and techniques of direct wholesale and retail buying and selling operations.
Stocks and Investments/Finance—This pathway prepares students for careers in financial services through learning about different types of investment instruments such as stocks, bonds, and mutual funds.
What types of jobs can my student learn about and prepare for?*
Some of the jobs include:
Administrative Services or Office Manager
Bill and Account Collector
Human Resources Manager
Public Relations Manager
*Some of these jobs require additional education and certifications once a student graduates from high school.
What could my future look like in this career field?**
**Data is from Lightcast and is updated frequently.
Which industry-recognized, in-demand certifications and exams can my student prepare for?
- ESB (Entrepreneurship and Small Business)
- Microsoft Office certifications (up to four, each attainable in one semester)*