Business Orientation Project (BOP)

Grade Levels:

Identify the Skills & Character Traits Needed!


of the participants are able to identify character traits (Accountability, Integrity, and Conscientious) that are tied to post-secondary and career success.


of the participants are able to identify the skills (Academic Discipline, Initiative, and Critical Thinking) required for college admission, persistence, and graduation.

Are You a CLD Alum in Grades 10th - 12th Who Would Like to Own Your Own Successful Business or Leading a Company into the Fortune 500?

If your answer is “Yes!”, this experience is for you. B.O.P. is a program for 10th -12th graders who have successfully completed the Self Discovery/Career Exploration Project. For eleven weeks, local business leaders and educators, partnering with Kelley School of Business, take you where you need to go to realize your business career goals. You will learn what happens in the business world and how to make sense of  business plans, hiring employees, communicating with bankers and lawyers, global competition, and yes, even interviewing and dining etiquette. Engage in hands-on learning activities and presentations that allow you to ask questions, think through workplace challenges, and gain tactical knowledge to apply in the workplace and classroom.

Spring 2022 Program Information

Sessions Held Once A Week:
January 15 – March 26, 2022
Saturdays, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Program Location:
IUPUI’s Kelley School of Business

Program Fee:
*Program fees are non-refundable

Eligible Participants:
CLD Alumni (Graduates of CLD’s SD/CE)

Registration Opens Winter 2022

Registration Closed