Finance

This Career Cluster includes, but is not limited to studies in Accounting, Finance, Banking, and Insurance.  Students with a solid background in math and technical skills have the opportunity to pursue Finance.

 

Location of Program Offerings

  • Golightly Career and Technical Center (GCTC)
  • Randolph Career and Technical Center (RCTC)

 

Program(s) of Study

 

Postsecondary Options

 

Upon graduation, students have the option of pursuing postsecondary education or entering the workforce in career areas such as: Accountant, Financial Advisor, Tex Preparer, Loan Officer, Bank Teller and Budget Analyst just to name a few.

Analysts predict an average increase of 20% for individuals employed with the Finance industry within the next 10 years.

 

Career Options 2008 Statistics Projected 2018 Statistics Median Salary % Change
Accountants 1,299,600 1,570,000 $59,430 22% Increase
Financial Advisors 208,400 271,200 $69,050 30% Increase
Budget Analyst 67,200 77,400 $65,320 15% Increase
Loan Officer 327,800 360,900 $54,700 10% Increase
Financial Analyst 250,600 300,300 $73,150 20% Increase