WCG Academy of Business & Entrepreneurship

The Wealth Consulting Group (WCG) Academy of Business & Entrepreneurship is comprised of project-based courses and competitions that give students experience in real-world business situations.  Students graduating from the B&E Academy will possess knowledge and skills to excel as character-based leaders in the business world.

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  • ENDORSEMENT

    Faith Lutheran High School offers a B&E Academy Endorsement that is added to a student’s transcript upon successful completion offering them a competitive advantage over traditional college freshmen.  This B&E Academy endorsement will suggest to universities that the student is proficient in what it takes to create, develop, and manage a successful business in today’s economy.
  • INTERNSHIP EXPERIENCE


    Students will gain real world experience with a 90 hour internship or entrepreneurial experience. Internships may feature marketing, management, accounting, or finance.
  • OPPORTUNITIES


    The Academy’s courses are heavily involved in DECA’s state, national, and international business competitions. Students have the opportunity to write a business plan for professional review, participate in MicroBank, found their own business, or work under the tutelage of a local business leader gaining an understanding of the industry and competitive environment of that enterprise. A final project will assess a specific business need of the firm followed by formulating and defending proposed solutions.

B&E News

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  • TOP FINISHES AT 2021 NEVADA STATE DECA COMPETITION


    Katie Crowder, Kailtyn Hemberger, Mia Blum, Jaedyn Chung, Jackson Schmacker, Alexandra Ulitchny, Kassidy Vanchieri, Sebastian Bihrer, Maxwell Corey, Zachary Flandermeyer, Roxana Behjat, Ariana Sanatina, Maya Wong, JC Naugle, Eric Oustain, Lauryn Twist, and Shelby Twist.

  • 19 STUDENTS QUALIFY FOR DECA INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION

  • FAITH LUTHERAN’S MICROBANK HAS LOANED OVER $2,500 TO DEVELOPING COUNTRIES ALL OVER THE WORLD

Thank You For Your Support

Requirements & Coursework

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  • Grade Level and GPA


    Invitations will be sent out in January for freshmen and sophomores to apply who earn an 80% or higher in the Foundations of Business class for first semester.
  • Required Courses


    B&E students must earn an 80% or higher in all required courses:
    • Foundations of Business, Persuasion & Argument, Entrepreneurship and Leadership
    • Choice of AP Economics, Business & Leadership - Honors, Finance & Investing, or GCU - Fundamentals of Accounting
  • Collaborative Experience


    Students are required to participate in the regional and state DECA competitions each year as well as complete one approved 90+ hour internship/business experience.
  • MIDDLE SCHOOL OPPORTUNITIES


    Middle school students interested in B&E can watch announcements for participating in the Middle School DECA Competition.