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THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON

College of Business Administration

NATIONALLY RANKED, GLOBALLY RECOGNIZED.

UA business students are career ready and connected. With our leadership training, mentoring, networking and internships with top employers, including Fortune 500 companies and the Big Four accounting firms, you'll find your way to the top.

32+ corporate partners who hire UA students for sales internships and full time employment

$5.3M

distributed to business students in grants and scholarships in the 2019-2020 academic year

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Our graduate job placement rate has been at or near 100% for sales majors and minors for the past five years

~900

alumni occupy executive positions throughout the country

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I'm career ready

“UA is located in the heart of the city where students are given the opportunity to learn and grow alongside real, passionate, and hardworking people outside of the classroom.”

Alyson

International business major
Transfer student from Broadview Heights, OH

ALYSON

 
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Learn about the enrollment process, academic programs, scholarships, financial assistance, student life and so much more. See opportunities to visit in person or virtually.


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Executive education

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The rapid pace of today's business environment means that the best leaders are those who keep growing. UA's Business Executive Education Program is designed to help you advance your career and sharpen your skills without having to enroll in a long-term or high commitment degree program.

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Internships

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Internships and co-ops are some of the most meaningful college experiences that help prepare students for their future careers. An internship or co-op offers a great opportunity for students to connect classroom learning to “real-world” settings while earning college credit. Most internship and co-op opportunities are also paid.

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NEWS

UA students may be eligible for new Charles Schwab endowed scholarship

UA students may be eligible for new Charles Schwab endowed scholarship

The Charles Schwab Corporation is partnering with seven public universities, creating a $3.5 million endowed scholarship program to support students from underrepresented communities who major in financial planning.

Pandemic doesn’t stop UA student from earning valuable work experience

Pandemic doesn’t stop UA student from earning valuable work experience

The COVID-19 pandemic drastically changed the way many college students were able to gain hands-on learning, but Jeffrey Lubin, a UA student in the College of Business Administration, made the best of the situation and emerged with new marketable skills.

CBA ranks among top 100 undergrad business schools, top 5 in state

CBA ranks among top 100 undergrad business schools, top 5 in state

The University of Akron’s College of Business Administration was ranked among the top 100 undergraduate business schools in the country, and fourth in Ohio, according to Poets&Quants for Undergrads in its newly unveiled 2021 rankings.

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