Students in College Tech Prep Accounting I participate in the JA
Titan program. JA Titan is an online business simulation that teaches students
how to effectively manage a business. Students work in teams and make decisions
about price, production, capital, and marketing budgets.
What is Junior
Achievement is the world’s largest organization dedicated to educating students
about workforce readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy through
experiential, hands-on programs.
Junior Achievement programs help
prepare young people for the real world by showing them how to generate wealth
and effectively manage it, how to create jobs which make their communities more
robust, and how to apply entrepreneurial thinking to the workplace. Students
put these lessons into action and learn the value of contributing to their
About JA Company:
JA Company Program encompasses business, entrepreneurship, and
economics curriculum for students the College Tech Prep Accounting II class.
The program emphasizes business content, while providing a strong focus on
social studies, mathematics, reading, and writing skills.
The JA Company Program experience enhances students’ classroom curriculum.
Students are encouraged to use innovative thinking to learn business skills that
support positive attitudes as they explore and enhance their career
Students will work together in to start their own company. They raise capital by the sale of shares of
stock and they will use the funding to develop a product that they will sell
throughout the project. The students also have the opportunity to compete
against other Stark County schools at the annual JA Business Challenge. The
winning team wins $750.00 and a chance to compete nationally in Washington DC.