Business electives at Hauppauge High School offer a wide variety of opportunities for students to develop skills, become technologically literate, and help prepare for the future. College credit is available through several courses that are offered. There are over 80,000 businesses on Long Island many of which are located here in Hauppauge with many opportunities for young people who can think critically, work with others, solve problems, and keep up with the pace of our rapidly changing technological society. Opportunities to explore career choices through job shadowing and work experience programs can provide students with the information and experience needed to make intelligent career decisions. College courses in Accounting, Business Law, Marketing, and E Commerce, in addition to HL and SL IB Business Management are available for students. A sequence in this area will provide a broad base of skills that will help prepare for college and a wide variety of careers.