Discover potential college majors while in high school. Our online courses include exciting subjects, like entrepreneurship, psychology and medicine. Taught through dynamic videos and tech-forward tools, you’ll be taught by W&M professors, receive support from mentors and study at your own time and pace. Complete a Final Project and earn a Certificate of Completion...(more)
Thinking about going into the field of entrepreneurship, business, or finance and want a real-world taste of what it’s like? These online courses in business, designed for high school students ages 13 and up, have been created for this purpose. Hear from CEOs, traders, investment bankers, financial analysts, and other business professionals. We offer exciting topics, covered in-depth, through online coursework.
These courses are flexible and 100% online, meaning that you can complete your course whenever it works with your schedule. There will be 30 hours of overall course time, over 2 or 4 weeks, depending on the session you choose, including video lessons, unit assignments, and access to your mentor.
Business: Ever wonder what makes companies like Apple or Netflix successful? This online course designed for high school students will show you how today’s most competitive companies operate: how they create their brands and products; how they innovate, find people, and manage budgets; and what investors examine to make investment decisions. If you’re thinking about studying business, economics, banking, technology, product design, management, or marketing in college, this course offers an exciting way to prepare.
Finance: Delve into the ways financial markets work today. Industry experts such as traders and investment bankers will teach you how companies attract investors, the role of shareholders, and how cryptocurrencies and FinTech companies are disrupting traditional finance. You will even step into the role of a financial analyst yourself. If you envision a future in the world of finance, this course is a must.
Cost and Session Information
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