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Increase enrollment in your business classes with Virtual Business simulations.

Virtual Business (VB) High School simulations are browser-based, online business simulations that provide you with an interactive curriculum to teach business, marketing, financial literacy/personal finance, and much more.

In use by high school teachers across the U.S. and other countries, VB simulations are Perkins funding eligible.

VB simulations can be used seamlessly for remote, hybrid, or in-class hybrid teaching. All the top Career and Technical Student Organizations (DECA, FCCLA, BPA, FBLA) have partnered for many years with Knowledge Matters for Virtual Business Challenges featuring VB simulations.

Explore the nine different VB simulations today:
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Meet the Simulations
Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship
From the elevator pitch to securing financing to operating a profitable business, this sim teaches all the keys to successful entrepreneurship.
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Accounting
Accounting
From debits and credits to forensic accounting, the subject comes to life when students learn on a business THEY run.
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Retailing
Retailing
In focused lessons, students control pricing, staffing, products and more. In the capstone project, they run the whole show.
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Restaurant
Restaurant
Starting your own restaurant is a common dream. Here students do it in the safety of a virtual world while learning general business concepts.
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Fashion
Fashion
Developed with the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising, this sim covers trend spotting, to design, to mark-ups and mark-downs!
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Hotel
Hotel
Developed with Marriott International, this sim gives students a realistic look at the inside workings of the global hospitality business.
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Personal<br />Finance
Personal
Finance
Live out ten financial lifetimes in an hour! From banking, to credit, to investment -- this is the #1 personal finance curriculum in the U.S.
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Sports &<br />Entertainment
Sports &
Entertainment
Your students will learn business and marketing in a context that is sure to attract them to class--the excited world of sports and entertainment.
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Management
Management
Recruit employees, supervise them, even fire them if needed. You're the boss of a manufacturing plant, with the control AND the responsibility.
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