Business Education


Experience college and career interests, in Business, while in high school.  The department offers college preparation courses in Accounting, Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Business Law, Personal Finance (ACP credits through IU Bloomington), and Computer Applications.  Students have the opportunity to expand their educational experiences through project-based learning and apply academic content to real-life situations.  Our Business students have the opportunity to:

  • Develop a solid foundation of practical business, work, and career skills.
  • Develop business and personal consumer knowledge and skills.
  • Help acquire lifelong skills and habits to apply to any career.
  • Broaden lifelong work and study habits.

-Rod Donigan, Business Department Chair

For additional information about the Business Education Program at Elkhart High School West, please contact Rod Donigan, Department Chair.


Business Education Classes Offered

For full class descriptions, availability, credit fulfillment information and prerequisites, please see the Course Description Guide.

  • Accounting A, B
  • Financial Services (Accounting 2)
  • Business Law and Ethics
  • Introduction to Business
  • Business Math IA, IB
  • Digital Citizenship (Computer Application 1)
  • Computer Illustrations and Graphics (Computer Applications 2)
  • Entrepreneurship and New Ventures
  • Principles of Marketing
  • ACP Personal Finance
  • Personal Financial Responsibility / Intro Technology
  • Web Design