Ole Miss School of Business Administration

Business and Employer Engagement

The Ole Miss School of Business Administration is dedicated to enhancing our relationships with businesses and business leaders to build mutually beneficial initiatives. Below we have listed some of the ways that businesses can interact with our students. We also welcome additional opportunities to partner with business. We look forward to hearing from you and thank you for your support of our Ole Miss Business students!

Professional and Career Development
For assistance in navigating the School of Business Administration's professional and career development resources and initiatives, please contact Meg Barnes, Director of Career Preparation & Instructor of Business Communication, mbarnes@bus.olemiss.edu

Job & Internship Postings
For registration and posting of jobs and internship opportunities, and including on-campus recruitment regarding our business students, please connect with The Career Center, http://www.career.olemiss.edu; contact by telephone - 662-915-7174; and register with EmployUM, the University's opportunities database https://www.myinterfase.com/olemiss/employer/.

Internship for Academic Credit
For questions and information about Academic Credit for a Business Internship, please contact Wesley Dickens, Coordinator of Career Preparation & Internships, wdickens@bus.olemiss.edu.

Campus MBA - Distinguished Speakers
Throughout the year, we invite business leaders to campus to speak with our MBA students about business trends in industry and to share leadership and career advice. If you are interested in learning more, please contact Ashley Jones, Director of MBA Programs, ajones@bus.olemiss.edu.

Campus MBA – Speaker's Edge Competition
Our Speaker's Edge Competition is a special two week intensive course that provides students with an unparalleled opportunity to enhance their abilities and learn to adapt their messages to different audiences in front of world class communication coaches in a competitive environment. The competition is based on three key events: Ethical Dilemmas, Persuasive Communication, and Informative Communication. If you are interested in judging this competition that is held in January of each year, then please connect to and review the following web link: http://www.outreach.olemiss.edu/mba/speakers_edge.html.

Campus MBA – Mentor Program
The mentor program is designed to bring business leaders together with Ole Miss MBA students for the purpose of professional growth. The mentors will share their knowledge of the business world and provide insight on navigating through the post-MBA world of work. This opportunity will allow MBA candidates to build career networks and grow as professionals and leaders. For questions or further information, please review the following web link: http://www.outreach.olemiss.edu/mba/campusmba_mentor_program.html. If you would like to become a mentor, please contact Lila Neely at lneely@bus.olemiss.edu.

Supporting the School of Business Administration
If interested in learning about and supporting scholarships, graduate assistantships, or other giving opportunities that positively impact our students, please contact Tim Noss, tlnoss@olemiss.edu or Adam Lee, awlee@olemiss.edu.