Suzanne JennetteBusiness and Information Technology


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MISSION


The mission of NC secondary Career and Technical Education is to empower all students to be successful citizens, workers and leaders in a global economy.
PROGRAM DESCRIPTION
Business and Information Technology Education is a broad, comprehensive curriculum at the middle and high school levels that provides students with meaningful instruction for and about business. Instruction in Business and Information Technology Education encompasses business skills and techniques, an understanding of basic economics, and business attitudes essential to participate in the multinational marketplace as productive workers and consumers.
Business and Information Technology Education plays a major role in preparing a competent, business-literate, and skilled workforce. This program area is designed to integrate business and information technology skills into the middle and high school curriculum. Therefore, a Business and Information Technology Education course should be part of the curriculum for every student. Business and Information Technology Education has relevance and helps young adults manage their own financial affairs and make intelligent consumer and business-related choices.