Points of Pride
COB Registered Student Organizations
The First Master's Degree
in business education was awarded in 2021
Finance Students Managed $2,000,000
managed two different portfolios valued at over $2,000,00
through multiple Study Abroad programs
60% of students complete one or more internships
Nine Courses In Marketing Analytics
are offered in the COB
is the average starting salary for COB graduates
Taught By Experts
Professors and qualified professionals teach at the COB.
is ranked as one the TOP PROGRAMS in the country and ONE OF ONLY 68 UNIVERSITIES nationally to offer a specialized undergraduate program in professional sales.
Scholarships For FIL Students
Finance, Insurance and Law and Katie School of Insurance students provided over $215,000 in scholarships to 50 students.
AACSB Accreditation for both the COB and the Accounting Department. Only 1.9% of the business schools in the world hold this distinction. The COB is a FOUNDING MEMBER of the Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME). The COB is a FULL MEMBER of the Consortium for Undergraduate International Business Education (CUIBE). The Professional Sales Institute is a CERTIFIED COLLEGIATE MEMBER of the Professional Society for Sales and Marketing Training.
The administration, faculty, staff, and students of the College of Business at Illinois State University are committed to the principles of professional behavior and integrity. As a community of scholars and business professionals, we strive to embody the characteristics of responsibility, honesty, respect, fairness, and trust in our professional and personal lives.
College of Business Ethical Standards Resources
- Download our Ethical Standards booklet for administrators, faculty, staff, students, and College Of Business community.
College of Business Ethics Participation
- COB News: Illinois State COB one of Nation's First to Embrace "PRME"
- Principles of Responsible Management Education Report on Progress: SIP 2022
University Ethics Resources
- Illinois State University Office of Equal Opportunity, Ethics and Access
State of Illinois Ethics Resources
Global Ethics Resources