BizEd: Building Business Leaders

Class of 2016
BizEd is a unique program that introduces high school students to a business college education and the opportunities in the business world in a fun filled, hands-on workshop. This six-day program provides insight into the theory and practice of accounting, finance, management, marketing, and technology. Participants will have the opportunity to meet leading executives, visit local companies, and participate in team building and problem solving activities. 

Check out the fun from last year

Summer 2017 Program Details

  • Orientation: Saturday July 15, 2017 (full day)
  • Program Starts: Monday July 17, 2017
  • Program Ends: Friday, July 21, 2017
  • Program Hours: 9 am–4 pm
  • Location: Rutgers School of Business–Camden, 227 Penn Street, Camden, NJ 08102
  • Who is Eligible to Apply: Students entering their junior or senior year of high school in the fall of 2017
  • Graduation Ceremony: Friday, July 21, 6-8 pm
  • Program Cost: $350 (If student applies to Rutgers School of Business Camden they will receive an application fee waiver)
  • Campus Housing: Campus housing is available at an additional cost.

The program includes all lunches plus snacks and drinks throughout the day; all classroom and project materials,;interactive sessions led by Rutgers faculty and local business leaders; training in relevant computer programs; experiential learning through hands-on business project; fun and educational team competitions; gifts for all participants; and prizes for the winning team.

Application and Payment Deadlines

BizEd uses a rolling admissions policy. Eligible students are welcome to apply anytime before May 31. Payment is due no later than Thursday, June 1.

Payment Information:
  • Cash
  • Check or money order made payable to “Rutgers University.” Please include applicant’s name on check.
  • Credit Card Payment – Visa or Mastercard only. Please call Paul Singh at 856-225-6852 to provide credit card information. Do not fax or email credit card information.
  • If a student has a financial need, their high school counselor may submit a request for a BizEd scholarship

Cancellation

Cancellations must be made in writing. If a cancellation of attendance is received by mail or email by June 1, 2017, the $250 program fee will be refunded. The $100 deposit portion of the cost is non-refundable.

No refunds will be issued after June 1, 2017. All cancellation notifications must be sent to bized@camden.rutgers.edu or mailed to: Rutgers School of Business–Camden, Attn: BizEd – BSB 212, 227 Penn Street, Camden, NJ  08102.