Illinois StateUniversity(ISU), founded in 1857, is the oldest public university in the state of Illinois, United States, it remains among the top 100 public institutions in the United States, according to US News & World Report, while the Washington Monthlydeclared it among one of the main in the Midwest. Quality Leadership University has had academic agreements with Panamanian students to fully study the International Business career in Panama and receive the title of this prestigious university, as well as having the option of beginning their studies in Panama and culminating in ISU main campus.

2 + 2 Program: Quality Leadership University offers the option of starting the first two years of undergraduate studies in Panama taking general courses from the University of Louisville with a savings of more than $100.000 and after two years the student can transfer to the main campuses of the following Universities: University of Louisville, Illinois State University or University of South Florida


QLU Offers students in their first two years of English classes in Panama the option to take a semester at the University of Louisville central campus paying the same rate as a student resident of the state of Kentucky

Admission Standards

  • Applicationform(downloadform).
  • Official high school transcripts with a minimum GPA of 2.5 / 4.0 (American system) or 3.2 / 5.0 (Panamanian system).
  • Copy of the High School Diploma.
  • TOEFL minimum score of 550 PBT or 79 IBT (ETS code 1838) or IELTS 6.5
  • Copy of identity card or passport

Study the first two years of general courses in Panama and choose from the following degrees to complete them in Illinois State University


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