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  • Image of student working on a laptop in class
  • Image of student working on project at the board in front of class
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This is a two-year program for high school juniors and seniors
  • Simulate starting a business venture designed to add economic value to the local, national and global community
  • Apply management principles using a variety of technologies to create business solutions
  • Interact with students, teachers and business professionals utilizing a long distance learning lab

Business Entrepreneurship is a two-year College Credit Plus program in partnership with Stark State College. Students are in a long distance learning lab, with a business instructor who spends one day each week in each of five identical classrooms throughout Wayne County. The instructor will always be visible and present virtually to all students in the program.


Year One
Student Success Seminar
Business Administration
Managing Entrepreneurial Growth
Global Entrepreneurship
Principles of Management
Computer Apps for the Professional


Year Two
Business Law and Ethics
Human Resources Management
Principles of Marketing
Business Analysis w/ Algebra
Financial Accounting

Students will acquire a broad understanding of all areas of a typical business, including opportunity recognition and evaluation, and new venture startup and growth. They will learn leadership, motivation, communication, team-building, goal setting, planning, organizational, and decision-making skills.

Career Opportunities: 

Entry level business management

Start/operate own business

Additional Information: 

Business Entrepreneurship students belong to Business Professionals of America. It provides opportunities for competition, leadership and community service projects.