Business and Technology Academy
Learn Invaluable Business & Technology Skills
Learn necessary tools of the trade that empower you to confidently explore a bright future in the ever-evolving world of business and technology.
A True Path to Business Success
The Business and Technology Academy helps students develop a foundation in core academics and skills for career success, such as interpersonal and management skills. Academy students will receive valuable work-based learning experiences, including many industry-specific guest speakers, a Disney leadership course, available internships, college visits, DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America) club membership, and other industry-specific field trips. With an emphasis on innovative thinking, this immersive multi-year sequence of classes and work-based learning experiences preps students for college and gives them a competitive advantage in the job market.
Academies help students explore their talents and use their experiences in the classroom to select career path that they’re passionate about.
Prepare in the Classroom
Build a strong foundation with A-G approved courses and prepare yourself for an exciting new business career. Classes include:
- Principles of Finance
- Principles of Accounting
- Advanced Business Applications (QuickBooks)
- Computer Science Principles
- Economics of Business Ownership
Take what you learned out into the real world and see first-hand what awaits you in the field of business. Hands-on, in-depth immersive experiences may include:
- College Visit (USC, UCSB, CSUCI, UCLA, etc)
- AT&T Entrepreneurship Workshop
- Disney’s Leadership Course
- Job Shadows
- QuickBooks Certification
- Internships Available
- DECA Leadership
- Competitive Experiences
Valuable Training for Exciting Careers
Kickstart your future in business with the help of our academic instruction and industry insight. Potential career paths these programs help prepare you for include:
- Small Business Owner
- Business Manager
- Sales Executive
- Business Analyst
Industry Average: $50,000 - $80,000/Year
Projected Growth in Field: 5% to 9%
Let's Get Down to Business
Ever have a great idea that you KNOW you could build into something amazing, if you just had the know-how to get it off the ground? If you’re interested in learning what it takes to run or own a business, the Business and Technology Academy (BATA) can give you the strong foundation in finance, accounting, marketing, graphic design and computer science principles that could be your start to turning your big idea into an even bigger reality!
Earn College Credits
Get a jump start on your college future by earning
college credits and valuable real-world skills you can use for college and career.