Two students at Camdenton High School scored among the top 20 business students nationwide on rigorous exams to test their business knowledge.

Two students at Camdenton High School scored among the top 20 business students nationwide on rigorous exams to test their business knowledge.

Receiving top scores were: Derek Corrigan and Joseph Gutirrez.

The exams are part of the school’s High School of Business program, a national accelerated business administration program of MBA Research and Curriculum Center. Approximately 6,000 students from across the nation participated in the program during the 2016-17 school year.

Students participating in High School of Business complete real, hands-on business projects through a series of six courses. The program also includes observational internships, opportunities to earn college credit, and local oversight via a steering team of college faculty, business professionals, and school personnel.

High School of Business is a program of MBA Research, a non-profit organization specializing in educational research and the development of business and marketing curriculum for high schools and colleges across the U.S.

Locally, contact Nancy Becker or Amanda Riley at 573-346-9203.