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R I SE ABOV E YOU R CO MP E TIT ION


T HE M E INDERS EXP E R IE NC E Business students from around the world come to Meinders with a common goal: to become exceptional leaders in business. In addition to a rigorous academic curriculum in the classroom, students compete in local, state, and national competitions, present business and marketing plans, participate in internships, conduct research, and graduate with the knowledge and skills to move directly into the business world. Students receive an extraordinary level of engagement, learning and experiences inside the classroom, offering a unique environment built around the success of each individual student. Our professors help students gain a higher connectedness to their course of study by practicing critical thinking and applied learning in real business situations, along with theories and principles related to business. AACSB ACCREDITED Meinders School of Business ranks in the top 4.5% of business schools in the world. The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International) has recognized Meinders as an accredited business school that teaches students what employers need—the latest ideas in business, leadership, and practical skills; the ability to communicate effectively; professionalism, ethics, and responsibility; along with the understanding of financial markets and accounting regulations. By choosing Meinders School of Business, you will have access to an education designed with innovative and relevant business ideas and methods taught by highly qualified faculty.

95% of Meinders School of Business graduating seniors are employed or choose to attend graduate school at the time of graduation. The national average is

43%


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96% of Meinders professors hold a doctorate degree in their field


P R OG R AM S OF STUDY Our graduates have an excellent outlook on employment opportunities. Four of the disciplines we offer - accounting, finance, economics, and software engineering make the list of highest paying professions right out of school. Undergraduate Programs: Bachelor of Business Administration, B.B.A. · Accounting · Business Administration · Finance · Economics · Marketing Bachelor of Science, B.S. · Software Engineering

Regular admission standards include a 22 ACT or 1020 SAT (excluding writing portion) and an unweighted 3.0 GPA. Please visit okcu.edu/admissions/requirements to learn more about admissions requirements.


100% of students who work in ERPI while in school are employed upon graduation

R IS E WI TH U S

2012 Governor’s Cup Undergraduate Team wins 1st Place and a $20,000 prize.

Meinders students attending the World Business Forum in New York City.


CENTERS & INSTITUTES

SCH OLARSHIP O PPORTUN ITIES

STEVEN C. AGEE ECONOMIC RESEARCH & POLICY INSTITUTE (ERPI) ERPI assists the Oklahoma City business community by conducting economic forecasting, marketing, macroeconomic surveys and impact studies. The Institute Scholars Program gives students opportunities to gain valuable experience in research and presentation, work ethic, and time management.

FRESHMEN UNIVERSITY ACADEMIC MERIT SCHOLARSHIPS It is our commitment to meet 100% of MSB undergraduate student financial need through scholarships and other types of financial aid. At OCU, your application for admission is also your application for most scholarships. Academic scholarships are based on ACT/SAT test scores (excluding writing portion) and high academic ability as indicated by grade point average.

THE BUSEY INSTITUTE FOR ENTERPRISE & LEADERSHIP The Busey Institute for Enterprise and Leadership brings an exclusive leadership program including leadership assessments, coaching, professional development and educational opportunities, as well as conferences and speaker forums offered for the benefit of students. These unique programs incorporate specially developed curriculum, highly interactive workshops, leadingedge materials, and activities all committed to the personal growth, professional development, and career success of our students. LOVE’S ENTREPRENEURSHIP CENTER Concepts are put into practice under the mentorship of faculty, including strategic planning, business plan development, market research, accessing capital and growth management. Students can compete in the Oklahoma Governor’s Cup Business Plan Competition to develop skills that will lead tomorrow’s innovative new businesses. MARTHA BURGER CAREER SERVICES CENTER The Career Services Center, located in Meinders School of Business, assists students in charting their future career plan. Individualized career coaching, on-campus career fairs, and workshops help students prepare themselves for obtaining internships and subsequent job offers that align with their course of study.

THE HERMAN MEINDERS SCHOLARSHIP FOR BUSINESS SCHOOL TRANSFER STUDENTS This scholarship awards $5,000 per semester (with a maximum of $10,000 per academic year) in tuition for students transferring from Oklahoma City Community College or Rose State to the Meinders School of Business. Applicants must have at least a 2.5 cumulative college GPA and at least 30 transfer credit hours to meet admission requirements. NATIVE AMERICAN BUSINESS ACADEMY SCHOLARSHIP The Chickasaw Nation funds five, full-tuition scholarships, for qualified Chickasaw students to study business at Meinders. Scholarship recipients will enter into the Native American Business Scholars Academy and take part in an innovative, highly-engaging academic experience. Students will participate in seminars and workshops focusing on Native American business issues, academic internships and mentorships, networking opportunities with local business leaders and community-service activities.

Please visit okcu.edu/financialaid/scholarships/undergrad for additional merit-based scholarship information, application requirements and important deadlines.


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