Business, Management, and Administration

  • If you want to run your own business or be the person that makes a business successful, be sure to look at the opportunities in the Business, Management and Administration Career Cluster. Students learn business skills essential to efficient, productive operations for any company.

    The Business, Management and Administration cluster prepare students with the fundamental knowledge and skills for careers in planning, organizing, directing and evaluating business functions essential to efficient and productive business operations. In addition, students learn ways in which technology, globalization and regulatory issues affect the day-to-day operation of businesses. Information is also provided regarding possible credentialing or certification.

    Cooperative Education is a structured component of the Career and Technical Education (CTE) curriculum that integrates classroom instruction with productive, progressive, supervised, work-based experiences/apprenticeships (Paid) related to students' career objectives. Content is planned for students through a cooperative arrangement between the school and employer as a component of work-based learning.

    Future Business Leaders of America is the Student Organization component of this cluster. These student organizations enhance classroom instruction, develop leadership skills, and provide opportunities for professional growth and service.

     Students have an opportunity to obtain a Microsoft Office Specialist Certification in these programs some schools also offer the opportunity for an Adobe Certified Associate in (Adobe Illustrator or Adobe PhotoShop Certification).

    This cluster is offered at the following schools:


    Baldwin County provides Computer Essentials courses at the Middle School Level in the following schools: