Academy of Business Management and Marketing

Build Your Story in Business Management & Marketing

The Academy of Business Management and Marketing is a three year program that offers students the opportunity to participate in a nationally recognized curriculum, the A*S*K Business Institute and NOCTI, providing essential business and marketing knowledge, integrated coursework, and on-the-job experiences.  Through this Academy, graduating students are provided a well-rounded view into an entry-level business position and given the necessary tools to further their education in this field.  To build upon the A*S*K  curriculum and provide a well-rounded Academy of Business Management and Marketing, students also take part in an internship and/or mentorship to build practical on-the-job experiences within the business and financial industry.   

 

Curriculum

The Academy of Business and Marketing utilizes the A*S*K Business Institute and NOCTI curriculum blueprints as well as the EVERFI program, a component of the Rhode Island General Treasurer’s Financial Scholars Program. Academy students are also members of  DECA, the prestigious pre-professional business association for young business leaders and entrepreneurs.

Year One
  • Fundamental Business Concepts 
Year Two
  • Fundamental Marketing Concepts
Year Three
  • Entrepreneurship/Management 

    Internship/Mentorship      

 

Certifications/Credentials

The A*S*K Business Institute Certification is nationally recognized.  Students entering the Academy of Business Management and Marketing are exposed to a variety of comprehensive courses and an opportunity to earn certification in Financial Literacy from the Rhode Island General Treasurer’s Financial Scholars Program.  Students will also obtain the Customer Service Certification from the National Retail Federation (NRF).

Articulation Agreements

Select colleges work with the A*S*K Business Institute and NOCTI to give college credit for completing the academy program.  Students may obtain credit from Johnson & Wales University.