Undergraduate Programs
Business Bootcamp

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Business Bootcamp is an opportunity for students to gain information and tools necessary to be successful college applicants.

The program is an online weekly summer series that prepares and educates first-generation and underrepresented 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.

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Important Information

  • Purpose

    This event is an opportunity for prospective college students around the state of Ohio to interact with current Fisher students, alumni and faculty to start building your collegiate toolkit.

    • Participate in workshops with top Fisher faculty 
    • Learn about the numerous involvement opportunities available at Fisher and Ohio State
    • Cultivate professional development and first-impression skills 
    • Learn about the college application process and Ohio State
    • Navigate financial aid information and the lingo used during the college application process
  • Registration Details

    The following students are encouraged to register:

    • First-generation college students (neither parents graduated from a four-year institution with a bachelor’s degree) and underrepresented students
    • Rising high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors

    Interested students can register for Business Bootcamp here

  • Event Details

    We will be holding weekly virtual webinars that will cover a different topic important for your college search process in the months of June & July.

    • June 2020 -  every Tuesday from 10:30am to 12:00pm EST
    • July 2020 - every Tuesday from 10:30am to 12:00pm EST

    Sample Weekly Agendas:

    June 9  & July 7: Starting your Buckeye Journey

    • Wondering how to make the best application possible? Sit in on The Ohio State Admissions overview to gain insight on what colleges are looking for in their applicants. Following will be a taste of life as a business Buckeye.

    June 16 & July 14: Money Talks

    • Feel more comfortable navigating the financial aid process. Hear from an Ohio State financial aid staff member to cover the basics and learn more about helpful tips to navigating paying for school. 

    June 23 & July 21: Finding your Buckeye Community

    • Hear from Fisher Admissions, the Dean of Diversity of Inclusion, and current business students how the Buckeye community comes together by discussing how to make Ohio State and Fisher feel like home.

    June 30 & July 28: Exploring the Fisher Specializations

    • Accounting, Finance, Logistics Management, Marketing....oh my! Participants will have the opportunity to learn from a staff member in Fisher's Office of Career Management the differences between the 12 Fisher specializations and explore their interests and fit within the world of business. 

Questions? Contact Chris Field at field.78@osu.edu or at 614-292-7191