Marcus Jordan was a fantastic basketball player in high school and was highly recruited after his high school career finished. He led his high school to its greatest-ever season by winning the Illinois 4A State Championship in his senior year. He entertained the idea of attending a number of colleges in order to play basketball and pursue his education, but he would eventually choose the University of Central Florida. At the University of Central Florida, Marcus Jordan played for three years. In his Sophomore season he averaged 15.2 points per game and in his Junior season he averaged 13.7 points per game. He did not play basketball in his final year of eligibility, choosing to instead focus on the businesses classes he was taking at UCF.
Marcus Jordan's business classes benefited him well, helping him to establish himself as an entrepreneur. Marcus Jordan has been able to be involved in a number of ventures over the last couple of years, focusing on the fashion industry especially. Marcus Jordan has a strong drive to run a successful business and has a host of skills available to him to make this happen.