Business Management and Administration

Garland ISD: CTE Business Cluster

Students are given the chance to acquire skills necessary for a business career such as communication, Microsoft Office Specialist, and math skills used for budgeting, pricing, marketing and many other areas of business. Students participate in work-based experiences and prepare for further instruction in higher education.


  • Office Manager
  • Financial Manager
  • Human Resources Manager
  • Business Executive
  • Marketing Manager
  • Legal or Medical Secretary
  • Teacher

Graduation planning

Endorsement: Business & Industry

See course descriptions and endorsement pathways on the high school course descriptions page.

Available certificates

  • Office Proficiency & Assessment Certification (OPAC)
  • Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
  • Medical Front Office Level I Certificate through Richland College

Clubs and organizations

One of the best ways to acquire experience in your chosen career is by joining a Career and Technical Student Organization (CTSO).