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Programs of Study

The Business, Marketing, and Finance Career Cluster focuses on careers in planning, organizing, directing, and evaluating business functions essential to efficient and productive business operations.
Statewide Programs of Study
  • Accounting and Financial Services
  • Business Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Marketing and Sales
Regional Programs of Study
  • Retail Management
Approved statewide CTE Programs of Study information is available on the TEA website, including “at-a-glance” spreadsheets with coherent course sequences, an overview of programs of study, and course alignment recommendations. Regional CTE Programs of Study approved region information is also available on the website.

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Professional Associations

"null"Business, Marketing, and Finance teachers should get involved in at least one career and technical education (CTE) professional association. They are excellent sources of career cluster-specific teaching tools, ideas, networking, and mentors.
The following associations are related to business management and administration careers:



TWC Resources

Additional Resources