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Katie School of Insurance and Risk Management

  • Mission:

    The Katie School supports the insurance and financial services industry by providing talented, well-prepared students for careers in the industry. The Katie School provides a student-centered educational environment to enable students to develop the skills, risk management and insurance knowledge, ethics, technological competency, and attitudes necessary to succeed in the insurance and financial services industry. The Katie School supports lifelong learning for students, faculty, and industry professionals.

  • Vision:

    The Katie School seeks to be the premier undergraduate insurance and risk management program in the nation in the education of future industry leaders through industry involvement, innovative teaching, cutting-edge applied research, and student-centered learning. The Katie School seeks to add value to the industry by providing high quality graduate and professional education. The Katie School has a unique relationship with the insurance industry, non-profit organizations, the College of Business, Illinois State University, and everyone involved with each of these groups. The Katie School supports and is supported by everyone that falls into these categories. Our relationships are unique and productive.

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Start building your career with Katie School

The Katie School works closely with the industry in the continual development of the insurance program to better prepare individuals beginning careers in insurance.

Learn more about internships opportunities

To learn more, stop by the Katie School at SFHB 432 to obtain the most recent brochure.

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Hall of Fame

Learn about those who inspire the next generation of industry leaders through the examples of others who exemplify innovation, leadership, and professional excellence.

Advisory Board

Get to know more about the industry leaders who represent national and regional financial and insurance organizations.