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    The Business Management and Administration program of study encompasses planning, organizing, directing, and evaluating business functions essential to efficient and productive business operations.  Business management and administrative career opportunities are available in every sector of the economy.  From small business owners to global corporate executives, there is a need for employees with strong financial, organizational, time management, and communication skills.  Students receive certification in Microsoft Office (Power Point, Word, and Excel) and have the opportunity to intern in the Smart Financial Credit Union branch on the Lamar High School campus.

     

    CTE Cluster Strand Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4 Certification Endorsement
    BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION MAGNET PROGRAM Business Administration Principles of Business, Marketing, & Finance Business Information Management 1 Business Management Practicum Microsoft Office Business & Industry
    Global Business/ Human Resource Management
    IB DP     Business Administration Principles of Business, Marketing, & Finance Business Information Management 1 DP Business DP Business Microsoft Office Multidisciplinary
    DP Economics DP Economics Microsoft Office Multidisciplinary

     

    Industry Certifications

    Business Administration

    Microsoft Office Specialist Excel

    Successful candidates for the Microsoft Office Specialist Excel 2016 certification exam have a fundamental understanding of the Excel environment and the ability to complete tasks independently.  Candidates taking this exam will create and edit a workbook with multiple sheets, and they will use a graphic element to represent data visually. Workbook examples include professional-looking budgets, financial statements, team performance charts, sales invoices, and data-entry logs.

    Microsoft Office Specialist Word

    Successful candidates for the Word 2016 exam have a fundamental understanding of the Word environment and the ability to complete tasks independently. Candidates taking this exam will demonstrate the correct application of the principle features of Word 2016 by creating and editing 2-3-page documents for a variety of purposes and situations, documenting examples include professional-looking reports, multi-column newsletters, résumés, and business correspondence.

    Microsoft Office Master Level 2016

    Earning this certification demonstrates that a student has the highest level of skills needed to proficiently use Office programs.  To earn the Microsoft Office 2016 Master Level-2016 certification, a student must pass all three of these exams: Word Expert, Excel Expert, and PowerPoint. In addition, the student must then pass one of the elective exams available, MOS 2016 Access or MOS 2016 Outlook.

     

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