Hoff School of Business students has consistently scored higher than the national average on the Major Field Test for business knowledge for the last ten years. Hoff’s reputation for academic excellence and graduating well-prepared students is obvious in those scores. Hoff School of Business at Corban University prepares students to be skilled communicators, effective decision-makers, and spiritually-mature business leaders. Because of their outstanding preparation, Hoff’s graduates are working at companies such as Starbucks, Nike, Zillow, the NBA, Aldrich Group, and more! Hoff graduates are highly sought after by employers from around the world.
Concentrations for a Bachelor in Business Administration include Accounting, Agribusiness, Business Analytics, Leadership and Management, Marketing, and Sports and Recreation Management. A Master’s of Business Administration can also be earned either on-campus or in a distance learning format.
All senior business students at Hoff participate in Corban Consulting Partners, a program that partners business students with real businesses. Students work in small teams to solve real-world projects for local companies. Students are expected to deliver tangible results and a comprehensive business plan, which they will present to more than 200 students, guests, and company clients. These presentations are streamed for friends and family to watch around the globe and are then judged by professionals in the community.
All business students also participate in ImpressibleYou. ImpressibleYou is a career preparation program started by a professor at Corban. In the program, students create a resume, cover letter, a LinkedIn profile, and learn interview skills. Corban then hosts an annual mock interview event where students can practice their interview skills and get feedback from local business leaders.
For students looking to broaden their business experiences further, Corban offers study abroad programs that are led by faculty to Indonesia, Bali, Singapore, or South Korea. Students on campus have the unique experience of participating in activities at The Barn. The Barn has four different spaces, including the Design Lab, the Gallery, the Milkshed, and the Woodshop. Students and faculty alike are encouraged to use The Barn to express their creativity and connect with each other.
The Hoff MBA is a flexible program to fit the schedule of any student. Courses can be started during any of the eight-week sessions offered and can be completed in only 12 months. This MBA is ideal for those working towards a leadership position. The Hoff MBA also focuses heavily on building leaders of character with their Christ-centered education. The program utilizes case studies where students analyze real issues and create solutions. This program is regionally accredited and you can earn your MBA for less than $15,000.
The Hoff School of Business also includes a Master of Business Intelligence and Analytics program. Similar to the MBA, this program is online and fits any busy student’s schedule. Courses are run in eight-week sessions, and your degree can be completed in 12 short months. The MBIA “combines data science courses in business analytics with business courses in technology, finance, operations, and marketing.”