The business department instills in its students a Christian foundation for making business decisions. Our goal is not just to train business people, but to educate the heart and mind – to help you become an effective steward.
We offer degrees in:
- Business Management
- Economics and Finance
- Entrepreneurial Small Business Management
Huntington also offers an interdisciplinary degree in Music Business.
Real world experience
It is essential that business students get "real-world" experience while studying in the program. Huntington offers several opportunities through practicums, internships, and job shadowing.
In addition, the University's Enterprise Resource Center assists Huntington University students with meaningful experiences by connecting them with area businesses, not-for-profit organizations, social service agencies, churches, and local governments.
Through our Executive-in-Residence Program and Visiting Executive Seminars, you will have opportunities to wrestle with contemporary business issues alongside fellow students, faculty, and regional business leaders.
Cassie Screeton had the opportunity to intern with the Super Bowl committee. What can you do?
Read about HU's first business venture, Clear Elevation.
The opening of Clear Elevation was the first step.
On Oct. 30, Huntington University’s business department hosted its 23rd biannual Visiting Executive Seminar. The event brings together regional business leaders – those currently working or retired – and upper-level HU business students to discuss important issues of life, work and faith. VES allows students to consider the integration of their faith and business and to learn from the area professionals’ experiences. Attendees are presented with two case studies,...
When Amber Hirschy goes to work, she faces major societal issues including poverty and human trafficking. The 2005 Huntington University graduate is living in Cambodia, immersing herself in a new culture and impacting her world for Christ. A passion for international economic development is what brought Hirschy to Cambodia. At Huntington, she studied business management, economics and finance....
McPherren returned to her alma mater to join the business department faculty in 1981. She has also assisted the university in various academic and administrative endeavors serving as assistant to the Academic Dean, department and Division head, and currently as Vice President for Strategy & Graduate/Adult Programs.