All Pathways

This pathway gives you meaningful instruction for and about business, finance and management. You develop employer-required soft skills including collaboration, computational and critical thinking, economic literacy, entrepreneurial skills, and problem-solving.

Course Sequence

Principles of Business

Accounting I

Business Law

Business Management

Industry Certification

QuickBooks Certification

QuickBooks certification is a certification that prepares individuals to gain the most-used knowledge to serve clients with set of software solutions designed to manage payroll, inventory, sales and other needs of a small business. This certification prepares students software's features include marketing tools, merchant services, product and supplies, training solutions.

EVERFI: Financial Literacy Certification

W!SE Financial Literacy Certification


List of schools

Butler High School Independence High School North Mecklenburg High School Olympic High School West Mecklenburg High School


College and Career Promise

Through local partnerships and classroom curriculum, we are motivating youth to consider careers in manufacturing and preparing them with the skillsets and knowledge to succeed in the workforce industry after high school, and college. The CTE department connects local and regional manufacturers with local high schools to establish or build manufacturing education programs that will grow the workforce in the local communities. Students who experience the Advanced Manufacturing Pathway enter college or move into post-secondary careers with essential advanced manufacturing knowledge and expertise. partner corporations provide grants, scholarships, and apprenticeships for students who continue their education in theAdvanced Manufacturing industry.

What Should I Do Next?

Take the Junior Achievement Career Quiz here.

Talk to the Pathway Development Coordinator or Counselor at your school!

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