At the Heider College of Business, our faculty work hard to bring the business world to you. Through courses, trips and business experiences, you’ll be prepared for success.
Here are just a few of the learning experiences you’ll have as a Heider business student:
|Portfolio Practicum—Invest more than $5.6 million of University endowment funds during this two-semester course.||iJay Practicum —Gain hands-on experience running a retail store through this course. Heider students do it all at the iJay Store, an Apple™ Authorized Campus Store.|
|Argy Bargy—That’s British slang for a noisy and often heated discussion, but here it’s a competition where business intelligence and analytics students team up to develop the best mobile apps.||Murphy Cup—Tackle a marketing challenge and present solutions to a panel of judges from corporations, such as NIKE, Inc., during this annual collaborative marketing competition.|
|3-Day Startup (3DS)— Create and pitch business technology plans to potential investors during this 72-hour programming marathon.|
|Straight Shot Internship program— Each summer, several Heider business students intern with Straight Shot, a business accelerator in Omaha, to learn from startup companies.|
Creighton Business Symposium—Discuss current issues with top global executives during the nation’s largest student-led business symposium.
|Value Investment Panel (VIP)—Hear from the nation’s experts on value investing during this student-led panel, which coincides with the Berkshire Hathaway Annual Meeting.|
Business Travel Courses—See how textbook theories are put into practice through trips to:
|Economic Outlook—Apply your knowledge of economics through various research projects and economic surveys.||Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)—Go beyond crunching numbers in class to putting what you’ve learned into practice by preparing tax returns for low-income families.|