We cultivate innovation and an entrepreneurial attitude. We motivate with an active learning approach with our small class sizes that ensure a high-level of interaction with our outstanding teaching faculty and cohorts in an unparalleled setting.
We enhance your education with state-of-the-art technologies and multimedia capabilities. Our team values assistance in the development of small group skills that are vital in today’s workplace. Case studies provide opportunities to develop critical thinking and analytical skills.
The School of Business offers hands-on experience in diverse local businesses and nonprofit organizations. International exposure comes from students from around the world and study abroad programs. Faculty members are well-educated, friendly, flexible, have years of private sector business experience, and are dedicated to providing our students with the best possible education.
Accounting Students Association
The Accounting Students Association provides support, networking opportunities, and leadership experience to accounting students. We help prepare students for the transition from school to career by establishing relationships with local businesses, hosting guest speakers, and touring accounting offices. We also run the accounting tutoring program. Our signature event is Business After Hours, a professional career fair held every October for accounting, management, marketing, and computer science students.
The Hospitality and Tourism Management Club of Southern Oregon University is designed to expose students to the world of Hospitality and Tourism. This club is open to any SOU student interested in the concentration. We focus on the Lodging, Food and Beverage, Tourism and Event Planning fields through guest speakers, fundraisers, attending conventions and trade shows and planning events for the entire Rogue Valley Community. Also, the club promotes experience and networking throughout the Hospitality and Tourism field in order to benefit each member.
Guided by five core values, Brotherhood, Unity, Service, Integrity, and Knowledge, Alpha Kappa Psi focuses on providing ethical leadership and professional development; through educational programs, community service and a hands-on application of formal education.
Alpha Kappa Psi students use the business skills they are taught in the classroom to acquire life skills such as the art of compromise, consensus building, project management, interviewing and networking.