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College of Business to host summer program for high school students

The Ohio University College of Business will host an experiential learning program for high school students this summer.

The J'COB College Experience Summer Program will be held on July 13-20 on OHIO’s Athens Campus. This immersive program allows rising high school seniors to learn more about becoming business leaders while also addressing real-world problems aligned with the UN's Sustainable Development Goals.

Students in the program should have an interest in business, leadership or global issues, while maintaining at 3.0 or higher grade point average. 

Program highlights

  • Explore business degrees and Careers: Discover diverse opportunities within the business field.
  • Experience college life: Live on campus and gain insights into academic and social aspects of university life.
  • Tackle global challenges: Learn about the UN's Sustainable Development Goals and develop innovative business solutions to address them.
  • Leadership and skill-building: Develop crucial skills like problem-solving, teamwork, and communication while creating a positive impact.

For more information or to apply to the program, please visit this website.

April 25, 2024
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