We Create Irresistible Candidates

Located in Downtown Columbus, Denison Edge provides a hands-on, high-touch learning environment where industry experts help liberal arts students and recent graduates acquire the skills and knowledge to launch into, pivot toward, or accelerate their preferred career.

Build skills and gain experiences that prepare you for the workplace of tomorrow.
Earn stackable credentials to prepare you for a variety of roles.
Our instructors are industry professional and professors with deep knowledge of the skills required in today’s employment landscape.

Thrive in Columbus
INTERNSHIP AND PROFESSIONAL
OPPORTUNITIES

We leverage our business partners in Columbus to develop relevant programming and valuable connections that give you The Edge.

Denison Edge is headquartered in Columbus, recognized as the #1 City for New College Grads, one of the top 15 U.S. cities to start your career, and the 5th Best City in the Nation for Work/Life Balance. It’s no secret that Central Ohio is the perfect place to acquire professional development and launch your career.


Upcoming
Programs

Denison Edge programs give students the skills, experiences, and connections that will prepare them for a successful career.

Denison Edge programs
Workshop: Building Graphs in Microsoft Excel
Virtual

Microsoft Excel allows you to communicate and handle information with much more impact than raw numbers alone. You will get more from your data by learning how to build graphs in Microsoft Excel, from straight-forward to complex.

Workshop: Credit Management
Virtual

Establishing a robust and stellar credit history early can help make your downstream credit rating work for you! Gain valuable practices evaluating various credit options, terms, and amortization tables to avoid creating a dastardly interest expense fiasco.

Workshop: Storytelling with Data
Virtual

The data speaks for itself, but does it really? Inspire, influence, and inform your audience by building a compelling narrative based on data and analytics through storytelling.

Workshop: Crisis Communication
In-person

Are you prepared for an unexpected crisis at your organization? Learn to manage the message clearly and quickly when in crisis-mode.

Workshop: Income Taxes & Insurance
Virtual

Well-informed tax planning affects what gets sent to Uncle Sam. Protecting your hard-earned assets makes good common sense and pays off.

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Versatile & Stackable

Denison Edge programs can be bundled or stacked to create the resume you need for the job you want.

Marketing

Marketing is more than just having a great idea. You’ll learn practical definitions, day-to-day practices, guerrilla tactics, as well as analog and digital tools that make up marketing today — the kind of foundational marketing know-how that grounds you in an always-evolving landscape.

Sales

Selling skills – identifying opportunities, finding solutions, creating strategies and building best practices – will serve you in every career field. These skills will give you a leg up if you are considering a career in marketing, to human resources, consulting, fundraising, customer service and beyond. A proven four-step consultative process will help you learn to diagnose an issue and match it with a solution that fits.

Analytics

Data is the rocket fuel that propels organizations to new heights. Learn how to harness data to identify risks and opportunities and inform solutions. In this program, you’ll practice using data tools and techniques to collect, interpret and share information – an iterative process that will lead to smarter decisions, more efficient operations, and happier customers.

Finance

In businesses and organizations, money matters. Gain a fiscal foundation that will support you across multiple industries and careers. Learn key concepts and principles of finance and accounting and build confidence for interviews, internships, and jobs.

Supply Chain & Logistics

Understanding critical strategic and financial significance the supply chain has on a company’s ability to add customer value is key. Learn about and analyze the relationship of Supply Chain Management between other areas of the business and the importance of trade-offs. 

Human Resources

People are at the core of every company. Learn the basics of human resources and hone the skills and information necessary to explore a generalist career in human resources.