North Side High School - Business Management Pathway



North Side students who become business graduates learn to plan, direct, or coordinate the operations of public or private sector organizations. Duties and responsibilities for Business Management include formulating policies, managing daily operations, and planning the use of materials and human resources, but are too diverse and general in nature to be classified in any one functional area of management or administration, such as personnel, purchasing, or administrative services.


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9th Grade

  • English 9 or Honors
  • Algebra II or Honors
  • Biology or Honors
  • Physical Education
  • Intro to Entrepreneurship* 
  • Intro to Business*
  • Preparing for College and Careers

10th Grade

  • English 10 or Honors
  • Geometry or Honors
  • Chemistry or Honors
  • World History
  • Physical Education/Health
  • Intro to Entrepreneurship*
  • Principles of Business Management*

11th Grade 

  • English 11 or Honors/ AP Lit & Comp
  • US History or Dual Credit US History
  • Precalculus/Trigonometry or QR & Stats
  • Physics
  • Entrepreneurship & New Venture*
  • Principles of Business Management*

12th Grade

  • English 12 or Honors
  • Calculus
  • AP Chemistry
  • US Government
  • Economics
  • Entrepreneurship & New Venture*
  • Principles of Business Management*

* C or higher must be earned for pathway credit



  • Build business-communication skills
  • Learn to network with local business leaders
  • Attend community planning events
  • Complete job shadows
  • Potential for a business internship
  • Interview local business leaders
  • Complete a business portfolio
  • Limited externship opportunities are available during the senior year.



  • General and Operations Management
  • Business Entrepreneur
  • Management Analyst
  • Administrative Services Manager
  • Human Resources
  • Supply Chain Manager



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