You’ve asked these questions a thousand times before, “What’s next after senior high?”, “What jobs can I pursue after I finish ABM?”, “May future ba ako sa ABM?” And you’ve most likely encountered this perennial question from parents and peers: “What course would you take in college?”
If you often find yourself lost in the ABM space wondering which way to go, that’s OK! You don’t have to be too stressed out. Complex and vague as it may seem, studying Accountancy Business and Management can actually lead you to a number of interesting career paths. Here are some of the options you can pursue after you graduate from this strand.
Path #1: Employment
Since ABM focuses on the fundamentals of business management and finance, the subjects you will study under this strand are legal business, organization, and marketing and these will certainly equip you with job-ready skills and knowledge you need to succeed in the corporate world.
The Philippine government is working hand-in-hand with different public and private corporate sectors to provide senior high school graduates equal opportunities to employment. Right after senior high, you can already apply for entry-level jobs available in the market, especially in marketing, and the BPO industry.
Path #2: College
Aside from entry-level jobs, you can definitely take your career further by pursuing a college course! In a highly competitive corporate world, earning a university degree will not only help you gain the knowledge and skills that you need but also boost your chances in landing your dream job.
Some of the courses fit for ABM that you can take are Business Administration, Economics, Human Resource Management, Marketing, and Entrepreneurship. Aside from these degrees, many ABM students are also eyeing Bachelor of Science in Accountancy. Finishing BSA will make you eligible to take the Certified Public Accountant board supervised by the Professional Regulation Commission.
There are a number of schools in the Philippines known for their business programs that you can try.
Path #3: Business
Ever dreamed of putting up your own business in the future? The best thing about senior high school is that the options you have are not just limited in climbing up the corporate ladder. Your SHS subjects in ABM will help you start your own business. Who knows, you could be the country’s next top entrepreneur!
In Accountancy, Business and Management, not only will you be able to analyze assets, interpret profitability, understand financial positions, and prepare audit accounts; but you will also learn important entrepreneurial skills like planning, organization, communication, management, and leadership.
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