MHS senior Jason Arora was one of 37 students honored nationwide for his performance on rigorous exams to test their business knowledge during the 2012-13 school year.
Arora was one of five students honored in the business economics category. He was the only student in Wisconsin to be honored.
The exams are part of MHS's business program, a national accelerated business administration program. Approximately 4,000 students from across the nation participated in the program during the 2012-13 school year.
Students participating in High School of Business complete real, hands-on business projects through a series of six courses. The program also includes observational internships, opportunities to earn college credit, and local oversight via a steering team of college faculty, business professionals, and school personnel.
High School of Business is a program of MBAResearch, a non-profit organization specializing in educational research and the development of business and marketing curriculum for high schools and colleges. The accelerated program is designed for college-bound students with interest in business administration careers, such as marketing, finance, entrepreneurship, or management.