The Business Education program is diverse, interactive, and exciting! Business Education offers something for everyone. The philosophy of the department is to educate its students so that they will be well prepared to participate as employees and consumers in our complex society. Business Education courses enable students to learn life skills, to acquire technical competence, and to prepare for advanced study in areas related to their academic aspirations. Business Education is for all students who are going on to school or those going directly to work after graduation.
Approximately 300 students are enrolled in the 8 courses offered by the Business Education Department. Our department focuses on students individual career development which makes the Business Education program a practical academic choice for all students at Bellefonte Area High School.
The Business Department has 3 courses that can be taken for college credit, Entrenurealship Mindset, Accounting, and Microsoft Office Specialist.
As a department, we always promote trying business course out to see if something sparks your interest. At PSU, Smeal Business College has a program for high school students to do just that. For more information check out this link.