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BUSINESS

Careers in this pathway are related to the business environment. These include entrepreneur, sales, marketing, computer/information systems, finance, accounting, personnel, economics, and management.

If you enjoy being a leader, organizing people, planning activities, talking, and working with numbers or ideas, this could be the ideal area for you.

Job Outlook

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, job opportunities should be best in the professional, scientific, and technical consulting industry as organizations continue to contract with outside consulting firms for some of their human resources functions.

Salary Range
(Kalamazoo/Portage)

Accountant
$40,580 - $98,050

Administrative Assistant
$20,350 - $50,710

Computer Support Specialist
$27,910 - $78,910

Salary information comes from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics Program, a semi-annual survey that provides wage and employment statistics for the nation, each state, and sub-state regions.