JA Company Program

Learn more about JA Company Program’s spring 2020 session!

JA Company Program provides high school students the opportunity to fill a need or solve a problem in their community by launching their own start-up business, unleashing their entrepreneurial spirit. 

Program Outcomes:

  • Demonstrate the acumen needed in a successful business startup, including leadership, marketing, sales, financial management, and supply chain management
  • Create a personal action plan incorporating entrepreneurial thinking, innovation, and other 21st century career-readiness skills
  •  Exhibit proficiency in using tools that are necessary to compete in today’s global knowledge economy

Program Basics:

  • Delivered to students through JA’s cloud-based Learning Platform
  • Correlates well to state social studies, English, and mathematics standards, as well as the Common Core State Standards in English Language Arts and Mathematics

The JA Company Program Competition Event: April 30, 2020

  • Eligible student companies are invited to showcase their businesses and compete to be awarded San Diego Student Company of the Year and other honors
  • Countywide competition
  • The top San Diego teams are submitted for inclusion in JA USA’s National Student Leadership Summit. JA USA chooses 15 companies from across the country to compete in Washington, DC June 21-25th, 2020.

For more information, please contact Jenni Preciado at jpreciado@jasandiego.org or 619-906-4921.

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JA Company Program Blended Model

For for information about the JA Company Program Blended Model program, visit the JA Company Program Blended Model program page.

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