NAF academy students complement their core academic studies with a focus on one of the following career themes: Finance, Hospitality & Tourism or Information Technology.
Themes prioritize professional fields in which young people are most likely to find opportunities for employment, development, growth, financial reward, and advancement.
Each theme is chosen based on industry research that demonstrates growth trends and predicts rising rates of employment in the years ahead.
Corporate and industry leaders further attest to job growth and stability in their field. Before launching a new theme, NAF secures the strong endorsement of its corporate partners who commit to help NAF nurture partnerships between businesses and schools at the national and local level. Industry partnerships are vital to assuring the success of students and schools.
Academy of Hospitality & Tourism
The Academy of Hospitality & Tourism helps students chart career paths in one of the world's largest industries, from hotel management to sports, entertainment, and event management, and includes the study of geography, economics, and world cultures.