yuriy meet our students


Accountancy: James Bryant 

Business Analytics: Perren Baker

Commercialization: Rian Kelsay, Lauren West, Laura Schaudt

Executive Leadership: Yuriy Mikitchenko

Global Operations: Sam Holt, Terry Morimitsu

Marketing: Haley Thatcher

Wealth Management: Michael Hales



Associate Professor of Management: Keith Leavitt

Associate Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship: Jeff Barden

Instructor of Management: Ken Crangle

Associate Professor of Finance: John Becker Blease


In 2016 the College of Business celebrated the MBA program’s 50th Anniversary. In this time, our graduates have become CEO’s, entrepreneurs, inventors, managers and have assumed many other roles and responsibilities that span multiple industries and reach around the globe. 

The first class was comprised of three graduates in 1966 and the class of 2014 had 84 graduates. In between more than 1,100 students earned their MBA from the College of Business and Oregon State University.  

Read real-life examples of our MBA alumni thriving in the business world:

Sunny Grover

Les Gutches

Justin Smith

Rachel Todd