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...
Huntington University alumnus Jeff Fought sits in the driver’s seat of Cruiser RV in Howe, Ind. Fought, the general manager and part owner of Cruiser RV, is a 2004 graduate with a Bachelor of Science in business. Cruiser RV employs 110 people, and Jeff anticipates that number will continue to climb. “Management of the company is a daily challenge, but has been rewarding as Cruiser RV...
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.