Business school sets info session for high school students

High school students who want to obtain a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration are encouraged to attend an information session from 8:30 a.m. to noon on Saturday, March 1, hosted by Youngstown State University’s Williamson College of Business Administration.

The event, in Williamson Hall on the YSU campus, features presentations on business majors, internships and leadership activities. A student and alumni panel will offer insight on college experiences, internships and involvement in WCBA student organizations. Students will have the chance to meet with academic advisors to discuss degree requirements. A tour of WCBA’s state-of-the-art building will follow. Lunch will be provided.

WCBA offers majors in accounting, advertising/public relations, business administration, business economics, finance, human resource management, international business, management information systems and marketing.

WCBA is accredited by AACSB International –the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. AACSB International accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement for business schools worldwide. Institutions that earn accreditation confirm their commitment to quality and continuous improvement through a rigorous and comprehensive peer review. Less than 5 percent of business schools worldwide having earned this hallmark of excellence in management education.

Free parking is available on Wood Street near the building entrance. Reservations may be made through the college website at or by calling 330-941-3064.