Business Management and Administration emphasizes tackling relevant issues for today’s manager: managing in the global economy, ethical and socially responsible decision­making, managing for total quality, employee empowerment, leadership, team performance and compensation, new venture creation, and conflict resolution.

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  • In Career Cruising, explore the “Careers” tab to find additional information on jobs, degrees and majors.
  • In Career Cruising, explore the “Assessment” tab to take a self-assessment to see where your interests may lead.

4. If you are a current high school student, go to your Student Services Department and make an appointment to see your counselor to discuss future options.

5. Go to the “My Plan” tab above and see what course openings you have to explore this college major and career in addition to your courses required for graduation.

6. Visit your counselor to discuss how and when course selection occurs each year of high school.

Job Ideas

  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Healthcare Administrator
  • Human Resource Manager
  • Retail/Hospitality Manager
  • International Finance/Trade Advisor
  • Accountant
  • Construction Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Administrative Assistant
  • International Business Advisor
  • Media/Marketing Specialist
  • Manufacturing Manager
  • Entrepreneur
  • Event Planner
  • Supply Chain Manager
  • Education Administrator (Early Childhood­ Post-Secondary)
  • Property/Real Estate Manager
  • Arts Administrator
  • Nonprofit Manager
Associate Degrees

  • Business Administration
  • Business Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Advanced Manufacturing Technology with specialization in Supply Chain Management
College Majors

  • Accounting
  • Arts, Entertainment, and Media Management, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Corporate Communications
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Customer Service Management
  • Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations, Other
  • Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Franchising and Franchise Operations
  • Human Resources Management and Services
  • Information Resources Management/CIO Training
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Operations Management and Supervision
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other
  • Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management
  • Research and Development Management
  • Small Business Administration/Management
Industry Certificates

  • Certified Marketing Management Professional (CMMP)
  • Certified International Business Specialist (CIBS)
  • Certified Financial Manager (CFM)
  • Certified Strategic Account Manager (CSAM)
  • Certified Management Accountant (CMA)
  • Certified in Transportation and Logistics (CTL)
  • Human Resources Certification Institute (HRCI) Certification
  • Certified Medical Manager (CMM)
  • Certificate in Health Care Management and Leadership
  • Certified Professional in Healthcare Risk Management (CPHRM)
  • Engineering Manager Professional Certification (EMPC)
  • Professional Engineering Manager (PEM)
  • Associate Engineering Manager (AEM)
  • Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC)
  • Information Security Manager (CISM)
  • Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  • Project Management Professional (PMP®)
  • Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
  • Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
  • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE)
Next Steps:

1. Explore the tabs above to see more details about this College Major and Career Cluster

2. Find District 211 courses and after school connections you are interested in exploring.

3. Sign into your District 211 Career Cruising account to take self-assessments and find out more about colleges/careers.

  • In Career Cruising, explore the “Careers” tab to find additional information on jobs, degrees and majors.
  • In Career Cruising, explore the “Assessment” tab to take a self-assessment to see where your interests may lead.

4. If you are a current high school student, go to your Student Services Department and make an appointment to see your counselor to discuss future options.

5. Go to the “My Plan” tab above and see what course openings you have to explore this college major and career in addition to your courses required for graduation.

6. Visit your counselor to discuss how and when course selection occurs each year of high school.

Next Steps:

1. Explore the tabs above to see more details about this College Major and Career Cluster

2. Find District 211 courses and after school connections you are interested in exploring.

3. Sign into your District 211 Career Cruising account to take self-assessments and find out more about colleges/careers.

  • In Career Cruising, explore the “Careers” tab to find additional information on jobs, degrees and majors.
  • In Career Cruising, explore the “Assessment” tab to take a self-assessment to see where your interests may lead.

4. If you are a current high school student, go to your Student Services Department and make an appointment to see your counselor to discuss future options.

5. Go to the “My Plan” tab above and see what course openings you have to explore this college major and career in addition to your courses required for graduation.

6. Visit your counselor to discuss how and when course selection occurs each year of high school.

After School Connections

  • BPA
  • Investment Club
  • Entrepreneurship Club
  • Student Council
  • VAMP (FHS)

Activities Links

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Next Steps:

1. Explore the tabs above to see more details about this College Major and Career Cluster

2. Find District 211 courses and after school connections you are interested in exploring.

3. Sign into your District 211 Career Cruising account to take self-assessments and find out more about colleges/careers.

  • In Career Cruising, explore the “Careers” tab to find additional information on jobs, degrees and majors.
  • In Career Cruising, explore the “Assessment” tab to take a self-assessment to see where your interests may lead.

4. If you are a current high school student, go to your Student Services Department and make an appointment to see your counselor to discuss future options.

5. Go to the “My Plan” tab above and see what course openings you have to explore this college major and career in addition to your courses required for graduation.

6. Visit your counselor to discuss how and when course selection occurs each year of high school.

My Four-Year Plan

This is a basic overview of the minimum coursework needed for graduation.

*Graduation requirement

A minimum of eighteen academic units of credit is required for graduation. This includes the courses indicated in the above chart plus at least one credit from the Applied Technology, Art, Business Education, Family & Consumer Sciences, Music or World Language Departments.

Additional information regarding requirements for graduation and college entrance:

My Four-Year Plan – Hoffman Estates High School

This is a basic overview of the minimum coursework needed for graduation.

*Graduation requirement

A minimum of eighteen academic units of credit is required for graduation. This includes the courses indicated in the above chart plus at least one credit from the Applied Technology, Art, Business Education, Family & Consumer Sciences, Music or World Language Departments.

Additional information regarding requirements for graduation and college entrance:

Next Steps:

1. Explore the tabs above to see more details about this College Major and Career Cluster

2. Find District 211 courses and after school connections you are interested in exploring.

3. Sign into your District 211 Career Cruising account to take self-assessments and find out more about colleges/careers.

  • In Career Cruising, explore the “Careers” tab to find additional information on jobs, degrees and majors.
  • In Career Cruising, explore the “Assessment” tab to take a self-assessment to see where your interests may lead.

4. If you are a current high school student, go to your Student Services Department and make an appointment to see your counselor to discuss future options.

5. Go to the “My Plan” tab above and see what course openings you have to explore this college major and career in addition to your courses required for graduation.

6. Visit your counselor to discuss how and when course selection occurs each year of high school.