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Business in a Global Economy

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Students will have the opportunity to engage in a real-world experience in high-demand corporate environments where they can learn and grow in areas that may offer future employment opportunities. While in the corporate setting, students will spend the semester working on a variety of industry-driven projects, solving business problems, and learning about the challenges of project-based work.

NPHS requires students to be active, independent learners and foster empowerment, self-discovery, collaboration, and critical thinking skills. Students will engage in a variety of opportunities including real problems and project-based learning, tours, and job shadowing experiences. Students will gain professional skills such as resume writing, social networking, and interviewing. Through guided mentoring, students will be immersed in the professional environment through an internship experience that encompasses their personal interest in the field of Business In A Global Economy.

Potential Careers

Accounting and Finance

Commercial Banking
Corporate Finance
Financial Planning
Insurance
Investment Banking
Money Management
Real Estate

Management

Consulting
Enterepreneurship
General Management
Human Resources
Non-Profit
Operations Management

Marketing

Advertising and Public Relations
Market Research

 

Interested in applying for the Business in a Global Economy program?

You will need to:

  1. Be a Junior or Senior for the 2017-2018 school year and on track to graduate on time.
  2. Have a good attendance and behavior record.
  3. Provide your own transportation.
  4. Complete an online application.

Questions?
Please contact the High School Counseling Office at 952.758.1211