What's your business?

Are you interested in large corporations, non-profit organizations, family-run or small business enterprise? At Ketner School of Business, we will prepare you for every facet of the business world through our practical, hands-on approach and entrepreneurial focus. You'll study real businesses, look into contemporary case studies, participate in internships, and benefit from input by industry leaders - you will see once you're here.

Purpose Statement

Building Tomorrow’s Business Leaders One Experience at a Time.  It's a Trine Thing. 
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Founded on Critical Thinking, Integrity, Passion,
Personal Growth and Experiential Learning.


Simulations, real-world case studies, and internships give you the practical experience that leads you to a meaningful career path after graduation. You'll explore it all—Fortune 500, middle market, small business, and entrepreneurship.


We offer degrees that employers seek:

Alumni Update

Gifts UtopiaClass Year: 2014

Benjamin Clark – B.S.B.A. Major in Accounting and Finance with a Minor in Economics.  Ben was the 2014 recipient of the R. B. Steward Award, Trine’s highest award for graduating seniors.

James Green – B.S. in Design Engineering Technology with a Minor in Management

Clark and Green developed the idea of Gifts Utopia in a KSB course. They took their idea and won first prize at the Innovation Challenge in spring 2014. Taking the initiative a step forward, they received a start-up grant from Elevate Ventures which allowed them to develop their idea including building of the algorithm, hosting of the website, branding the company and developing marketing materials.

Gifts Utopia is a service that provides the best possible gift for the intended recipient, as chosen by the user of the service. This is accomplished through an information based engine that is easy to use and produces a unique and enjoyable gift suggestion. The service also provides reminders and gift suggestions for any event in the customer’s life.

Check out their website at and their explainer video from YouTube:

Clark now serves as the Chief Executive Officer and Green the Business Relations Manager of Gifts Utopia.

American Marketing AssociationAmerican Marketing Association (AMA) Wins Award

Trine University Chapter for the American Marketing Association (AMA) received an award for Exemplary Collegiate Chapter Performance 2014 - 2015, Outstanding Chapter Planning. 

The American Marketing Association is one of the largest marketing associations in the world.  AMA Chapters are able to exchange information and ideas about what is happening in marketing. The AMA Chapter builds knowledge, leadership opportunities and is great for networking. 

Ketner School of Business is proud of their AMA Chapter, and their student's accomplishments.



The Ketner School of Business, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration Program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). Accredited majors include: Accounting, Finance, Management, Marketing, Golf Management and Sport Management. Associate degree programs in Accounting and Business Administration are also accredited.