• 805-278-5000
  • 600 E Gonzales Rd, Oxnard, CA 93036
  • Mon - Fri: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Academy of Business

Learn Invaluable Business Skills
Learn necessary tools of the trade that empower you to confidently explore a bright future in the ever-evolving and always engaging world of business.

Building Your Career

The Academy of Business provides a pathway to college and career success by teaching the fundamentals of business entrepreneurship with a focus on innovative thinking. Students practice being good leaders and valuable team members while learning about sales and marketing, accounting and finance, human resources, entrepreneurship, and global trade through exciting hands-on projects. This immersive multi-year sequence of classes and work-based learning experiences prepares students for the challenges of college coursework in business and gives them a competitive advantage in the job market.

Academies help students explore their talents and use their experiences in the classroom to help select a career path that they are passionate about.

Prepare in the
Classroom

Build a strong foundation with A-G approved courses and prepare yourself for an exciting new business career. Classes include:

  • Intro to Entrepreneurship
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Social Entrepreneurship

Get Real
Exposure

Take what you learn out into the real world and see first-hand what awaits you in the field of business. Hands-on, in-depth immersive experiences may include:

  • Job Site Tours
  • College Visits
  • And others

Valuable Training for Exciting Careers

Kickstart your career path in business with the help of our academic instruction and industry insight to get a head start in your career. Potential career paths these programs help prepare you for include:

  • Small Business Owner
  • Business Manager
  • Sales Executive
  • Retail Manager
  • Business Analyst

Industry Average: $75,000 - $95,000/Year
Projected Growth in the Field: 5% to 9%

Ready to Seal the Deal?

Contact your college & career technician for availability.
Programs are subject to change.

CE Teachers:
Aaron Ferguson, Allison Holicky
(805) 490-3656
Aaron.Ferguson@oxnardunion.org  Allison.Holicky@oxnardunion.org

Let's Get Down to Business

Ever have a great idea that you KNOW you could build into something amazing – if you just had the chance to get it off the ground? If you’re interested in learning what it takes to run or own a business, the Pacifica Academy of Business will provide you with a strong foundation in business principles, finance, communications, and leadership – while also giving you confidence through creation and execution of business presentations. This course of study could be your start to turning your big idea into an even bigger reality.

Earn College Credits

Get a jump start on your college future by earning college credits and valuable real-world skills you can use for college and career.

AA Business

BS Business

Aaron Ferguson
Director – Academy of Business
Pacifica High School