Since we know that hands-on experience is the best way to learn, our students are encouraged to participate outside of the classroom in a variety of activities.
AMA Competitions and International Collegiate Conference
The Ohio University chapter of American Marketing Association offers opportunities to participate in a large variety of competitions throughout the year and at the Annual International Collegiate Conference in New Orleans each spring. The OU-AMA chapter allows you to practice skills important in dramatically shifting career landscape that is changing the way marketers do business.
Mu Kappa Tau National Competitions
Members of Mu Kappa Tau (National Marketing Honor Society) have opportunities to participate in national competitions offered each year. Individual members of the Ohio University chapter of Mu Kappa Tau have won national competitions involving essays, photos, and taglines since the chapter was started in 2012.
National Collegiate Sales Competition
Through the Ralph and Luci Schey Sales Centre, you can participate in the National Collegiate Sales Competition (NCSC). This is the first and largest sales competition in the country. NCSC hosts top collegiate sales students and faculty from elite university sales programs. Students participate in a selling competition and also have the opportunity to network with potential employers.
National Sales Challenge
Students pursuing sales certificate can participate in the RBI National Sales Challenge in New Jersey. Top sales students from across the country meet with representatives from major corporations for an exciting sales competition designed to hone sales skills, receive valuable knowledge, and make connections.
As an internal competition, Ohio Cup offers competitive students an exclusive opportunity to network with potential employers, and compete for grand prizes.