Students will explore the various components necessary to start and manage their own businesses by acquiring a mastery of the principles of accounting, finance, marketing, advertising, graphic design, and other various operational systems. Students will develop business plans and participate in district, state, and nationwide competitions where they will have the opportunity to showcase their acquired knowledge. These competitions will be conducted with nationally recognized partners such as National Foundation of Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) and Virtual Enterprises International (VEI).