Stride Career Prep

Business Management

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 pathway is offered?

Business Management, Entrepreneurship & Customer Service—This pathway prepares students to plan, organize, direct, and evaluate business functions essential to running a business and providing customer support. It also provides an effective foundation for productive citizenship for any career. 

What types of jobs can my student learn about and prepare for?*

Examples of jobs include:

  • Small business owner
  • Administrative services manager
  • Business operations specialist
  • Customer service representative
  • Marketing manager
  • Public relations manager

*Some of these jobs require additional education and certifications once a student graduates from high school.

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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?

  • Customer Service and Sales credential
  • Micro-Enterprise regional and state level certifications

***Many Microsoft®️ Office certificates can be earned after completing one course. Other certificates require more classes to be better prepared, and students who participate in the program for at least two years will have further preparation for certification testing.