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Wisconsin Students Among Top Business Students in the Country

Saturday, November 4, 2017

UPDATE 12/14/17:  Beloit Memorial Students Nationally Recognized In Business Economics

Twelve students in Wisconsin scored among the top business students nationwide on rigorous exams to test their business knowledge. The exams are part of the High School of Business™ program, a national accelerated business administration program of MBA Research and Curriculum Center. Approximately 6,000 students from across the nation participated in the program during the 2016-17 school year.

Receiving top scores were students from Middleton High School, West Bend East and West High School.  

You can view the complete list of students who achieved the top scores, by course and by school, by clicking on the links below.

Students participating in High School of Business complete real, hands-on business projects through a series of six courses. The program also includes observational internships, opportunities to earn college credit, and local oversight via a steering team of college faculty, business professionals, and school personnel.  Most participating schools offer both local and national college credit options to their students. See this chart for a sample of these agreements.

High School of Business is a program of MBA Research, a non-profit consortium of state departments of education, including (insert state here). MBA Research specializes in educational research and the development of business and marketing curriculum for high schools and colleges across the U.S. The accelerated program is designed for college-bound students with interest in business administration careers, such as marketing, finance, entrepreneurship, or management. For more information about the national organization, visit www.MBAResearch.org/HSB. Locally, contact Dave Thomas, Business & Information Technology Education Consultant,  at (608) 266-2348.