Career Cluster

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Picture Yourself in Finance

Is this you?

  • Good with numbers and financial data
  • Have an eye for opportunities others might miss
  • Want to help make a business successful
  • Organized and detail oriented
People working in finance are involved in the financial management of businesses and other organizations. An accounting background can lead to various roles within a variety of organizations.

People working in finance are involved in developing services for financial and investment planning, banking, insurance, and business financial management.

  • Problem solving
  • Creative thinking
  • Integrity
  • Customer service
  • Programs prepare students for the needs of employers, thanks to input from industry partners like Skyward, Sentry Insurance, and Delta Dental as well as private businesses and tax firms.
  • Collaboration with community partners, including the Heart of Wisconsin Chamber of Commerce and Portage County Business Council, provides connections and opportunities for students.
  • Flexible, online learning options help students prioritize work and family while getting their degree.
  • Students use critical technology tools in the classroom, including Quickbooks and the Microsoft suite.
  • All students have an opportunity to join the Mid-State chapter of the Business Professionals of America.

“My experience as a teacher has more than met my expectations. Helping students achieve their dreams and objectives is very satisfying and endlessly challenging.”