Germantown High School offers a variety of career and technical courses designed to help students excel in whatever they may choose to do: whether that be a field requiring a university degree, or one requiring a technical college certification. Over the next few days, we’ll be highlighting several of these courses.
The Banking and Finance program of studies will prepare you for a career in financial and investment planning, banking, insurance, and business financial management. Career opportunities are available in every sector of the economy and require specific skills in organization, time management, customer service and communication. This program of studies is comprised of content in deposits, lending funds, extending credit, and banking services which includes cask management, short-term investments, loans, credit cards, and bill payments. These services are delivered via a number of different institutions, from commercial banks and other traditional means (savings and loan associations, credit unions, and local banks) to newer ventures through insurance companies, brokerage houses, and the internet.