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Welcome from the Business Dean

Welcome, and thank you for visiting the Ohio Northern University Dicke College of Business Administration website! I encourage you to peruse our site to learn about the exciting programs and opportunities in the Dicke College of Business Administration.

We are proud to share exciting news about our outstanding students, our accomplished and renowned faculty, our successful alumni, and our excellent undergraduate and graduate programs. We are here to help you succeed. Please browse our Business News Section to keep up to date on the latest College of Business Administration news and accomplishments.

To inform potential students and help our current students succeed during their time at ONU by preparing them for exciting career opportunities, our website provides valuable information on our exciting array of academic programs and student services.

The mission of the College of Business Administration is to “develop business leaders who are ethical, entrepreneurial and professional.” The college is among only 28 percent of business programs throughout the world that are accredited through the AACSB. I encourage you to visit the AACSB website to learn more about the rigorous standards used to ensure that we are continuously monitoring and improving our business curricula.

The College of Business Administration is especially proud to have thousands of alumni in leadership roles at companies and public agencies such as PricewaterhouseCoopers, KPMG, Mercy Health, Cooper Tires and Vanguard. Our alumni also are highly successful entrepreneurs and civic leaders. In addition to providing guidance to the college through our Advisory Board, many of our alumni provide exciting internship and cooperative education opportunities to our students.

Like the world around us, the College of Business Administration is constantly on the move. I encourage you to check back often to see the changes taking place.

Thank you for visiting our website. I encourage you to visit us in person and explore our state-of-the-art, 35,000-square-foot James F. Dicke Hall. And please, feel free to contact us if you would like more information.

John C. Navin, Ph.D.
Dean and Professor of Economics
Dicke College of Business Administration

College of Business Administration

Dicke 121
525 South Main Street
Ada, Ohio 45810
Monday: 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Friday: 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed