If you want the freedom of being your own boss, have the dream of building your own company, would like to pursue a career in the business or finance industries, or learn to handle your own personal finances, the PAB Academy of Finance will help you foster your entrepreneurial spirit and empower you on your journey to success. Our courses are designed to be dynamic and challenging to engage students in hands-on, real-world experiences that will prepare you for countless opportunities.
Campus-based, student-run Tulare County Federal Credit Union
Student-run Student Store, "Live Oak Cafe"
Day visits to universities, state and community colleges for all grade levels every year
Annual overnight field trip to colleges
Behind the scenes business tours
Integrated projects based on real-world business and finance applications
Internships with industry partners that provide practical job experience
FDIC endorsed Money Smart Financial Literacy training
Bite of Reality simulation which gives students a taste of real-world financial challenges of living on a budget
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) which provides IRS certified training to prepare income tax returns
PAB Program of Study includes College Prep Courses and the following Career Technical Courses:
Basic Computer Technology (9th grade)
Career Choices Get Focused Stay Focused (2 PC units)