In this program, students learn and apply essential business technology and software to earn Microsoft Office Specialist certifications. They will gain a basic understanding of the business world, including economics, owning and operating a business, globalization, marketing, and personal financial planning. This will help students expand their career awareness and related skills to make career choices and become employable in a variety of business careers.

Course Topics

  • Business Management
  • Business Operations
  • Personal Finance
  • Business Technology
  • Global Business
  • Business Ethics & Law
  • Business Literacy
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Economics

Industry-Recognized Credentials

  • First Aid/CPR
  • Microsoft® PowerPoint®
  • Microsoft® Word®
  • Microsoft® Excel®
  • Microsoft® Outlook®

Kristie Theis

Program Instructor
ktheis@vsctc.org
Sentinel CTC

Career Opportunities

Entry Level (with high school diploma and career training)

Office Manager
Accounting Clerk
Sales

Technical (with CTE training, associate degree, technical certification)

Social Media Specialist
Marketing Manager
Account Executive

Professional (with Bachelor's degree and beyond)

Accountant
Financial Analyst
Human Resource Generalist