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.
Clear Insights debuted this spring as Huntington University’s first completely student-led for-profit venture. Clear Insights is a part of the new Fast Forward Business Seed Accelerator, made possible by the Lilly Endowment funds granted to HU in 2014. The main goal of the Fast Forward program for HU students is to encourage entrepreneurship at the collegiate level by cultivating ideas and providing applied work experience. Clear Insights offers accounting and...
As a junior at Huntington, Melissa Shepard was offered the chance of a lifetime. Her summertime boss called to ask if she would like to buy an ice cream shop. After some prayer, she accepted. It was the ultimate game plan. Become an entrepreneurial/small business management major and open a small business. Sometimes life just works out perfectly. The Swiss Swirl, located in Brooklyn, Mich., is a...
James M. O'Donnell received his undergraduate degree from Brown University and his MBA from Columbia University. Professor O’Donnell is a certified public accountant and spent many years as an executive in the financial services industry with such firms as Fidelity Investments and the Dreyfus Corporation in Boston and New York, respectively.