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BUSINESS

Accounting

Business

Computer Information Systems

International Studies

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

Is this Career Path for You?

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.

Average Salaries

  • Accountant: $61,710*
  • Administrative Assistant: $45,900*
  • Computer Support Specialist: $43,370*
  • Customer Service Representative: $29,150*
  • Human Resources Specialist: $50,770*
*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.
**Kalamazoo/Portage,MI,2015
***According to www.payscale.com