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The curriculum definition as established by the U.S. Department of Education’s Classification of Instructional Programs (“CIP”): Instructional programs that prepare individuals to perform managerial, technical support, and applied research functions related to the operation of commercial and non-profit enterprises and the buying and selling of goods and services. (CIP Code #52)

Notable Programs in this Curriculum: Business Administration; Accounting; Financial Management; Investing; Entreprenurial and Small Business; Hospitality; Insurance; Real Estate. 

Prominent figures related to this curriculum:

Business, Warren Buffett
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Donald Trump (1946-Present)
High-profile American business magnate and TV personality
Warren Buffett (1930-Present)
Prominent American investor, businessman, and philanthropist
Conrad Hilton (1887-1979)
Businessman and hotelier, founder of the Hilton Hotels chain

Relevant Salary Figures: According to 2008 Bureau of Labor Statistics information, the average annual salaries of popular careers related to this curriculum are listed below. For further information, including the nature of work, employment outlook, related academic programs, and specific salary information for your region, click on the occupation of interest.

Accountants & Auditors: $65,840
Actuaries: $95,980
Administrative Services Managers: $79,500
Advertising & Promotions Managers: $94,720

Agents of Artists, Performers, & Athletes: $81,550
Business Operations & Human Resources Specialists: $64,990
Other Financial, Information, & Record Clerks: $34,910
Appraisers & Assessors of Real Estate: $53,410

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