Business Management

Students in Business Management

Course Description

Build your professional portfolio and learn how to create a resume, excel at job interviews, self-advocate, and learn career-ready skills that will set you apart from the competition. Learn how to budget and manage your personal and business finances, learn hands-on methods to run and operate a business from the ground up, and learn in a collaborative environment with supportive teachers and industry-leading mentors. All students are inducted to FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) and will be privy to the benefits of being affiliated with this national group.

What does Business Management offer?

  • Professional learning environment
  • Soft Skills and Career Readiness skills
  • Partnerships with industry leaders and mentorship networks
  • Tools for Successful futures
  • Career exploration and research
  • Career readiness to include resumes, business cards, and job interviews
  • College credit in two core college classes

Benefits of the Business Management class at CEC

  • Regardless of what career path you take, business education is the key to your success as a high school student and beyond.
  • Learn the skills that 21st-century employers seek
  • Gain insight of what it means to be “Professional, Proactive and Persistent.”

Possible career choices in Business Management

  • Business Administration
  • Business Management
  • Business Law
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Human Services
  • Human Resources
  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Government and Public Administration

“Business, more than any other occupation, is a continual dealing with the future; it is a continual calculation, an instinctive exercise in foresight.”

Henry R. Luce

Course Credits

GradeCredits per Semester
9th Grade0.75 units, split classes
10th-12th Grades1.5 units

Currently attending a different school?

Talk to your school counselor about attending CEC part-time for career classes.

Business Management Faculty
Name Title Department Email
Santo Alvarez Teacher Business Management santo_alvarezjr@dpsk12.org