Business Management & Administration Cluster

This career cluster prepares for career opportunities that are dedicated to performing administrative managerial processes vital to the success and on-going existence of a business organization, regardless of the sector or industry in which the business resides or the product/service it provides.

Typical High School Classes

  • Introduction to Business
  • Management and Leadership
  • Business Law
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Accounting
  • Business Communications
  • Business in a Global Economy
  • Financial Services

Career & Technical Student Organizations

Get involved with these organizations that support Business Management and Administration!

DECA
FBLA

H3 Occupations & Average Entry Wage

General and Operations Manager – $54,453
Management Analysts – $54,138
Business Operations Specialists, All Other – $48,372
Human Resources Specialists – $37,654
Training and Development Specialists – $34,579
Computer and Information Systems Managers – $78,306
Managers, All Other – $56,479
Administrative Services Managers – $52,837
Industrial Production Managers – $58,934
Operations Research Analysts – $44,428
Human Resources Mangers – $78,163
Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists – $42,234

Find more H3 jobs at: h3.ne.gov

*This H3 list based on projected highest number of openings in Nebraska through 2024. Source: Nebraska Department of Labor, Office of Labor Market Information

Education Pathways to begin your career

 

Pathway Certificate Diploma Associate’s Degree Bachelor’s Degree Military
ADMINISTRATIVE PROFESSIONAL / OFFICE MANAGEMENT
BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
BUSINESS ADMIN., ACCOUNTING, ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND LOGISTICS
BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY
BUSINESS, MARKETING, INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY TEACHER
ENTREPRENEURSHIP
HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS
LOGISTICS AND MATERIAL MANAGEMENT
MANAGEMENT ASSISTANT
MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS
MARKETING SPECIALIST
OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT AND SUPERVISION
REAL ESTATE
RETAIL MANAGEMENT

Check out all education and training options. Entry into these careers may begin with:

  • Apprenticeships
  • On-the-job training
  • Attaining stackable credentials
  • Entry-level employment

Entrepreneurship is a career choice!

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