Business, Information Technology and Marketing Department
Department Chair: Deborah Ingram
Through the Business and Information Technology program, students are provided opportunities to complement their academic preparation while exploring a variety of careers and learning skills and concepts in the areas of word processing; computer applications and solutions; finance and accounting; business law and management; programming; database design and management; design, multimedia and web technologies; entrepreneurship; and principles of business and marketing. Intensive preparation for business and information technology careers is available at the secondary level. Courses enable students to investigate opportunities in business, prepare for entry and advancement on the job, develop management skills and identify further education and training necessary within a chosen career cluster.
Marketing programs prepare students for postsecondary education and careers in marketing, finance, hospitality, management and entrepreneurship. Instruction in the Marketing, Hospitality & Tourism, Business Management & Administration, and Arts, A/V Technology & Communications, career clusters enable students to gain knowledge and skills in areas including, but not limited to: channel management, customer relations, marketing planning, pricing, promotion, and selling.The Career and Technical Student Organization (CTSO) for business students is FBLA; the CTSO for marketing students is DECA.
Please see the High School Program of Studies for the 2023-2024 school year for more information about courses offered. SCPS Program of Studies- High School
Please review the attached file to learn more about CTE Industry Certification Exams.