Academy of Business

  • Academy of Business

    The Jackson School District's Academy of Business introduces motivated students to the highly competitive field of business. It offers a focused pathway for students who would like to concentrate their studies in business and provides experiences and opportunities that will help students get accepted to the schools of their choice.

    The Academy of business features rigorous courses with a focus on real-world applications of skills and concepts, internships and job shadowing via an Advisory Council of Business Leaders, guest speakers, field trips, regional, state and international competitions, completion of a hands-on capstone project, college credit opportunities and more.

    Students interested in being chosen for the Academy of Business must fill out an application and take an exam.


    What Will I Study?

    View the Course Progression for the Academy of Business


    How Can I Talk to Someone More About the Academy?

    Students may apply to more than one Academy, but must complete a separate application for each Academy.

    If you have any questions about the application process, please contact the McAuliffe School Guidance office at (732) 833-4727 or the Goetz School Guidance office at (732) 833-4747.  Or you can contact Mr. Daniel McDevitt (JMHS ext. 4622) or Mr. David Bender (JLHS ext. 7005)

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How Can I Apply?

  • Applications are now CLOSED as of FEBRUARY 12, 2021.

    APPLICATION LETTERS will be sent on Friday, March 5, 2021.


    ENTRANCE EXAM SCHEDULE will be determined based on the number of applications received.

    Link to Jackson Academy of Business Application

Academy Application/ Acceptance Timeline

  • ALL Jackson School District "Academies of Learning" Applications are now CLOSED. 

    The Application Portal CLOSED on FRIDAY - February 12th.

    APPLICATION NOTIFICATION LETTERS will be sent on Friday, March 5th, 2021


    For additional information view the


    November 11 

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    All Jackson Academy Applications are available online from now until February 12, 2021