Graduates of ODU’s Business programs are grounded in the liberal arts, schooled in the disciplines of business, capable of effective interpersonal communication and concerned with ethical practice. We continually update our academic programs to reflect the most contemporary thinking in each business major area. Business programs are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). Earn your bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Insurance and Risk Management, International Business Administration, Public Relations or Sport Management and earn your master’s degree in Business Administration.
• ODU’s 4+1 MBA program allows qualifying students to earn both a Bachelor’s degree and their MBA in five years.
• Membership in active student Business organizations – such as Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA), Future Accounting Professionals, Delta Sigma Pi and Delta Mu Delta – provide students with valuable opportunities to practice what they learn in the classroom.
• Columbus is home to six Fortune 500 businesses and a diverse mix of retail, service, government and manufacturing organizations. ODU’s campus is a short distance from downtown Columbus, which gives our students easy access to internships as well as part-time and full-time employment with many corporate headquarters, including Abercrombie & Fitch, Nationwide Insurance and Cardinal Health.