The Academy for Business & Finance/International Baccalaureate (ABFIB) seeks to give students an effective, hands-on introduction into the world of business, as well as a comprehensive academic program in mathematics, humanities, Foreign language, and the arts. The ABFIB program includes an emphasis on internationalism. This approach to secondary education will provide students with the communication skills and multicultural understanding that are so valuable in today’s global business arena.
ABFIB students learn about the world of business through required courses and optional electives and projects.
Business Scope & Sequence
Grade 9 Grade 10 Grade 11 Grade 12 Required
Intro to Business
Advanced Business Topics I
Advanced Business Topics II
IB HL Microeconomics IB HL Macroeconomics & International Economics
International Baccalaureate Program
All ABFIB students will partake in the International Baccalaureate Program (IB) during their junior and senior years. The IB curriculum includes academically challenging courses and final examinations, which prepare students for success at universities and life beyond. It is a balanced program that has been designed to address the intellectual, social, emotional and physical well-being of students. The program has gained recognition and respect from the world’s leading universities.
The full IB Diploma Program is exclusively available to students of ABFIB, though students from other academies are welcome to request admittance to the IB humanities courses.
Elective Courses & Projects: Financial Markets & Trading Level I Financial Markets & Trading Level II Entrepreneurship: BCAMart
ABFIB offers many opportunities to apply the materials taught in the classroom to the real world through competitions, clubs, and internships. The following are business-oriented organizations offered at BCA.
Competition Organizations, Entrepreneur Organization, Internships
Take a look at some of ABFIB Accolades our students have achieved over the years.