University of Findlay College of Business Dana Chair/Scholar Program provides
an opportunity for business students to connect to higher education with the
real world of business.
Dana Chair serves as a team builder and provides leadership in the
undergraduate business program. Dana
Scholars are chosen by College of Business faculty and, as such, are
recognized as outstanding students in the College of Business for their
academic and leadership skills.
Care Management Network
The aim and
purpose o the HCM Network is to provide an organization for all health care
students where they can share information, conduct activities, and plan for
future careers in the administrative and management areas of the health care
The HCM Network consists of professional and pre-professional
students from The University of Findlay who are interested in the health care
field. As graduates and undergraduates,
they aspire to become leaders in the growing health care industry.
Hospitality Management Club is involved in numerous community programs. We
host, with help from numerous other clubs on campus, a Christmas program for
children in Findlay every year. Christmas on Campus, as we call it, is a
lot of fun and results in a good turnout from the community and other
IMA Accounting Honor Society
The IMA Accounting Honor Society (IAHS) recognizes and honors academic achievement in the study of accounting and provides an opportunity for students to differentiate themselves as they begin their career journey. IAHS membership is available to all students who meet the eligibility criteria.
Oiler Enterprises is
the essence of experiential learning! The mission of Oiler Enterprises is to
provide students with opportunities to work in and run their own business,
enabling students to gain valuable life and business skills, enhancing their
academic experience, and preparing them for productive careers. Any student at
the university is welcome to get involved in some manner, whether it as an
employee, manager or developer of a business. Students need not be in the
College of Business to take advantage of this opportunity. Students interested
in developing a business are encouraged to write a business plan and present
the idea to the Oiler Enterprises Board for approval.
Club activities include Extreme Marketing Makeovers – (team competition to
develop marketing ideas for small businesses ), SWOT teams – (develop quick
solutions for small businesses), assisting small businesses, on-campus
activities like Deck the Trees and more!
Students will have regular access to and networking opportunities with internationally recognized leaders, high-level business executives and entrepreneurs.
Many successful alumni are actively involved with the University and use their connections to offer opportunities for job shadowing, internships and in some cases, employment opportunities.
Rotaract clubs are part of a global
effort to bring peace and international understanding to the world. This effort
starts at the community level but knows no limits in its outreach. Rotaractors
have access to the many resources of Rotary International (RI) and The Rotary Foundation. Rotary International provides the administrative support that helps
Rotaract clubs thrive.
College of business courses have incorporated SAP (Systems, Applications and Products in Data Processing) training into their undergraduate courses – and increasing graduates’ marketability at the same time.
SAP is used in more than 50 countries worldwide by companies such as Marathon, Cooper Tire and Rubber Co., Coca-Cola Co., Procter and Gamble, Owens Corning, First Solar and a majority of Fortune 500 companies. Training employees in the enterprise resource planning software can cost thousands of dollars, but hiring an employee who already knows the basics of SAP can cut down training time dramatically.
Society for Human Resource Management, or SHRM, is the world's largest
association dedicated to the human resource profession. SHRM has over 575
affiliated chapters within 140 countries globally. Students involved in SHRM at
The University of Findlay engage in activities that will be directly related to
their future careers. Students gain experiential knowledge and networking
with seasoned professionals by attending local SHRM chapter meetings.
ENACTUS (formerly S.I.F.E.)
Enactus is a program which allows college
students from around the world to make and incorporate business ideas that can
range from recycling programs and education on their college campus to teaching
people to farm more productively and helping them sell their crops. The goal of
SIFE is to help others to make an economically, socially, and environmentally sustainable
impact through the use of business tools and techniques.
Six Sigma Green Belt
Offered as part of a master's class (MBA 685), Six Sigma Green Belt Certification teaches a statistical approach to business problem solving, which can be used to solve problems like inefficiency in the manufacturing industry.
The coursework and preparation for the certification helps students develop and advance their statistic skills and apply them to practical business and manufacturing settings.
Study Abroad Opportunities
Students can expand their cultural experiences and learn global business practices by studying in places such as India and Japan.