4-H and Youth

Business Camp 2017

Contact: Julia Bolt

PURPOSE:
For five consecutive days, the WVU College of Business and Economics will guide students through the world of business: from creating a resume, to being the CEO! Participants will learn about many aspects of business and industry, covering topics such as: marketing, finance, operations, management information systems and supply chain within a dynamic, entrepreneurial environment.

WHO:
High school students entering grades 10-12 across West Virginia. Due to the hands-on nature of this camp, space is limited to 25 participants.

WHEN: July 24-28, 2017

WHERE: West Virginia University College of Business and Economics, Morgantown, WV

COST:
$200. All participants must register and pay online. To inquire about financial aid for the camp, please contact the College of Business and Economics.

The cost includes all meals, lodging, and learning opportunities. Meals will be covered from Monday through Friday breakfast. Lodging will be in Stalnaker Hall, located on WVU’s downtown campus.

REGISTRATION:
The registration deadline for Business Camp is Friday, June 2, 2017. Business Graphic

After registration closes, confirmation letters will be sent to participants with lodging assignments and a schedule for the week.

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PROGRAM:
Campers will participate in workshops and team exercises that will enhance their personal understanding and business skills. Lessons will cover a range of topics including hospitality, entrepreneurship, human resources, accounting, and others. By the end of the week, campers will be able to pitch a business idea as part of a team in a “Shark Tank”- like setting.

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