College of Business and Economics

College of Business and Economics Summer Programs

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UH Hilo’s College of Business and Economics offers one of only two AACSB-accredited business administration degree programs in the State of Hawaiʻi. The high quality of the program that this accreditation ensures, coupled with our small class sizes and personal attention to students, makes the B.B.A. program at UH Hilo your first choice for quality business education. This summer you can select upper-division electives as well as core business courses.

All courses will be taught online.

Courses and Dates

Session 1 - May 26 - June 19, 2020

  • BUS 100 Intro To Business (3) - Kimberly Furumo
    Business functions, methods of business operation, types of business ownership, and the role of business organizations in contemporary society.
  • ECON 130 Intro To Microeconomics (3) - James Czarski
    How individual prices are determined. Efficient consumer-producer decision making.
  • MKT 394 Retail Management (3) - Helen Tien
    Positioning, electronic commerce, inventory management, pricing, atmospherics, and customer satisfaction.
  • MGT 300 Mgt, Orgs & Human Behavior (3) -Helen Tien
    Basic concepts in work motivation, communication, group dynamics, leadership, organizational change, conflict, personality, and leadership.

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Session 2 - June 22 - July 31, 2020

  • BUS 110 Freshmen Business Experience (3) - Benjamin Zenk
    Introduces students to the world of business in an integrated, experiential way.
  • ECON 131 Intro To Macroeconomics (3) - James Czarski
    The functioning of economic systems with emphasis on the forces determining levels of, and changes in, national income, employment and the price level.
  • MKT 310 Princ of Marketing (3) - Sijie Sun
    Fundamental marketing concepts and contemporary marketing issues are analyzed within present economic, social and legal environments.
  • MGT 394 Strategic Leadership (3). - James Czarski
    The complex roles of a leader, major theories and models of leadership, and leader-follower relationships.
  • QBA 394 Social Media Analytics (3). - Sukhwa Hong
    Collect, process, and analyze data from social networks such as Yelp, TripAdvisor, Instagram, and Twitter. No programming experience required.

All courses will be taught online.

About The College of Business and Economics Summer Program

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The College of Business and Economics summer program takes advantage of UH Hilo's intimate campus, 21st-century classrooms, and highly-qualified faculty. UH Hilo’s College of Business and Economics offers one of only two AACSB-accredited business administration degree programs in the State of Hawaiʻi. The high quality of the program that this accreditation ensures, coupled with our small class sizes and personal attention to students, makes the B.B.A. program at UH Hilo your first choice for quality business education.

The weather in Hilo is mild and pleasant during June and July, with highs of 83F / 28C and lows of 69F / 20.5C. It often rains in the early morning and evening, and is mostly sunny during the day.

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