How Businesses Can Get Involved


How Professionals Can Get Engaged at the College of Business

Alumni, friends, and business partners play important roles at the College of Business (CBA). Below, we have listed several opportunities to become a part of our community by assisting us in the mission to prepare capable and responsible business professionals and leaders.

  • Hire a CBA Intern/Industrial Graduate Assistant
  • If you are looking for an intern, the CBA Internship Coordinator is eager to assist you in selecting the best undergraduate student for your job opening. Graduate students also participate in internships in the Industrial Graduate Assistant program. Our students are taught management, technical, and soft skills, as well as ethical values and global perspectives, which are reinforced through application. More...
  • Hire a CBA Graduate with a Bachelor's or Master's Degree
  • When you are looking to hire a full-time employee with an undergraduate degree or master's, think about the CBA. Contact the Career Center to help you select the student who is the best fit for your job opening. Our students are taught management, technical, and social skills, as well as ethical values and global perspectives, which are honed through hands-on application. More...
  • Join an Advisory Board
  • The CBA has strong ties with the business community. More than 200 senior executives from regional businesses serve on our advisory boards, providing guidance and expertise and assuring our curricula remain fresh, relevant, and rigorous. More...
  • Be Professor for a Day
  • The Professor for a Day program brings alumni and other business professionals to campus as guest instructors in CBA classes. If you are interested in serving as a guest instructor this semester or if you would like to be added to the Professor for a Day database, please contact the appropriate Department`s chair or contact the following email address: cba@uakron.edu.
  • Present as a Distinguished Lecturer
  • Our CBA Speaker Series brings corporate, academic, and industry leaders to campus from around the country and the world to share their insights on current business issues and corporate strategies. These lecture programs not only complement and enrich our curricula, but also promote and strengthen our relationships with the business community. More…
  • Connect through Social Media
  • Stay in touch with the CBA via social media. Connect with other CBA students, faculty, staff and alumni while keeping up with the latest CBA news and events. More...