Finance

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 who are successful in the Finance cluster typically love to crunch numbers and have a soft spot for financial data. But there’s more. This industry is also a great choice for problem solvers who want opportunities to advance in today’s global workplace.

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 Partners 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.”

BOB SMITH
INSTRUCTOR