Illinois State University and the College of Business consider faculty research as a significant component of academic life and recognizes that teaching and research are mutually supportive activities and, thus, the promotion of research which is recognized at national and international levels is a high priority.
Make yourself at Home in the College of Business
When you earn your degree in the College of Business, your degree is more valuable due to our accreditations and as alignment with industry standards. Our #BusinessBirds are teaching, learning, and serving across the globe. With over 40,000 business alumni, the chances are high that you will be working with an ISU alumnus in your chosen field.
The College of Business (COB) at Illinois State University is one of 190 schools in the United States to have achieved accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International for its undergraduate and graduate programs in both business and accounting, making us one of the top 2% of business schools in the nation. We are a founding member of the Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) and a full member of the Consortium for Undergraduate International Business Education (CUIBE). Many of our programs are nationally and internationally recognized.
A group of corporate and professional leaders who gather as a whole twice a year to provide advice to the Dean of the College on many aspects of the College of Business.