Business Services

Are you a people person?  Do you enjoy working on projects, meeting deadlines?  Do you enjoy focusing on the details or seeing the big picture?  Careers in Business Services range from running financial reports to managing corporations.  

Some of the career opportunities in this cluster are: 

  • Administrative and Information Support
    Become an office manager or court reporter
  • Business Financial Management and Accounting
    Work as a broker or certified public accountant
  • Economics and Management
    Find employment as a research analyst, manage a department or your own business
  • Information Technology Systems Administration
    Work as a web technologist or manage an Information Technology office
  • Legal Services
    Become a legal secretary, paralegal or attorney
  • Teaching and training
    Work as an educational assistant or follow this career pathway to your doctoral degree
  • Human Resources Management
    Work as a human resources assistant, manager, trainer or facilitator
  • Consumer sales and service
    Find employment from truck driving to retail sales management

CNM offers these suggested Dual Credit courses if you’re interested in pursuing careers in Business Services:

ACCT 1109

Business Math

ENG 1101

College Writing

IB 1010

International Business

BA 1131

Business Interpersonal Skills

ACCT 1111

Accounting IA

BA 1101

Introduction to Business

BA 1121 

Business English

See the CNM catalog  for descriptions and prerequisites for these and many more available courses.

For more information on the Career Clusters initiative in New Mexico, review Work in New Mexico.