Junior Executive Summer Institute

July 22 - 25

About the Program

The Junior Executive Summer Institute sponsored by the John E. Simon School of Business is a summer academy that will provide you with an opportunity to explore the world of business.

This program offers you learning opportunities in the areas of: entrepreneurship, product development and placement, marketing, financial services, and international business concepts. You will examine various academic business disciplines, such as management, leadership and internet marketing.

Institute Highlights

  • Learn from the most respected business professionals-unprecedented access.
  • Learn what it takes to make a business profitable.
  • Trips may include visits to Boeing, Edward Jones, General Motors, Nestle Purina among others.
  • Learn what it takes to start a business.


Dr. Melissa Griswold, Associate Professor of Finance, Dr. Felix Kwan, Professor of Economics and Finance, Jason Williams, Assistant Dean, Assistant Professor of Sport Business Management

2014 Dates

July 22-26th, 8:30am-4pm

Registration and Program Costs

Registration fee of $200 is required.  Registration fee includes lunch, transportation (tours) and a T-Shirt. Register by July 7th as space is limited. If you do not know your username and password click on Account Activation/Password Retrieval on the Login Page.

The following documents also need to be completed and submitted to complete your registration.  Junior Executive Summer Institute Enrollment Form, Maryville University Pre-College Programs Permission Form & Pre-College Program Health Form.


Students should be entering their junior or senior year of high school in August 2014.