The Business, Communications Arts and Law Academy of Jonesboro High School involves emphasis in areas such as visual media, digital communications, computer business applications, financial literacy, accounting skills, law and work-based employment skills. Some of the coursework in the academy provides students with industry certification, making them more employable after graduation. Other courses offer employment skills training that students encounter in the real world of business. Visual media and digital communications courses provide students with publishing and design skills for print and digital media. Financial literacy and accounting coursework provides students with skills relevant to the financial aspects of business.