Fisher is committed to helping students explore their interest in pursuing a career in business, and learn more about life at the Ohio State University.

If you’re a talented high school student with seeking hands-on experience with business education, please explore our high school programs and find a program that fits for you! Programs are selective and only offered once a year. Please see specific programs for details.

Accounting Careers Awareness Program (ACAP-OHIO)

Join us from June 17-22, 2018! ACAP-OHIO is an innovative center development program designed specifically for minority high school students. This fully-supervised, week long summer residency program was developed to give minority students an opportunity to explore careers in accounting and business. 

During their stay on campus, students attend a variety of business and college preparatory workshops and are introduced to topics such as accounting, finance, economics, computer technology, and business management.

This event is sponsored by  the National Association of Black Accountants (NABA), and the Ohio Society of CPAs (OSCPA) in conjunction with the Fisher College of Business

Applications are now CLOSED.

First@Fisher

Join us on Saturday, July 14, 2018 from 8:30am-4:00pm for the inaugural First@Fisher  aims to prepare and educate first-generation* college students about the college search process and introduce attendees to a variety of top topics within business at The Ohio State University and Fisher College of Business.

This event is an opportunity for first-generation college students around the state of Ohio to interact with current Fisher students, alumni, faculty, business leaders, recruiters, and other motivated students across the state.

  • Participate in workshops with top Fisher College of Business faculty and company recruiters
  • Review financial aid information, involvement opportunities, and review college lingo to help navigate the college process
  • Develop professional development and first-impression skills through etiquette lunch
  • Learn about the college application process and Ohio State University
  • Navigate financial aid information and college lingo used during the college application process

*First-generation defined as neither parents graduated with a Bachelor's degree from a 4-year institution.

Applications are open through Friday, May 11, 2018.

Mary Helen Wolfe Chandler Future Women in Business Summit

Join us on either Friday, June 15 or Saturday, June 30, 2018 from 8:30am-4:00pm for the second annual Mary Helen Wolfe Chandler Future Women in Business Summit. Preference will be given to young women living in Ohio, rising high school seniors with a miniumum 3.3 GPA, first-generation college students, and/or underrepresented minority students. 

The Future Women in Business Summit aims to prepare and educate young women about the world of business and introduce attendees to a variety of topics within business while experiencing Ohio State University and Fisher College of Business.

  • Interact with successful Fisher alumni and current students
  • Participate in workshops with top Fisher College of Business faculty and company recruiters
  • Develop professional development and first-impression skills through etiquette lunch
  • Connect with like-minded women interested in business
  • Learn about the college application process and Ohio State University

Applications are open through Friday, May 11, 2018.