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
- Finance & Financial Management Services (GCTC/RCTC)
- Eastern Michigan University
- Henry Ford Community College
- Oakland University
- University of Michigan
- Wayne County Community College
- Wayne State University
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|
|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|