The College of Business is among the elite top 2 percent of business schools in the world to have both business and accounting accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International).
Illinois State ranked among the Top 75 in Bloomberg Businessweek’s Best Undergraduate Business Schools in 2016 -one of only three public business schools in Illinois to make the list. Illinois State College of Business is listed as one of the best in the Midwest by The Princeton Review and its Part-Time MBA is listed as one of the best in the United States by U.S. News & World Report.
The Sales Education Foundation consistently ranks Illinois State’s Professional Sales Program among the top programs in the world.
Illinois State´s insurance program was ranked No. 11 in the United States by U.S. News & World Report 2017. Illinois State is one of 43 business schools nationally recognized by the International Risk Management Institute Inc. Business Insurance recognizes Illinois State´s undergraduate risk management and insurance program as the forth largest in The United States.
The College of Business was one of the first participants in the United Nations -sponsored Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) initiative, a framework for academic institutions to advance socially responsible corporate behavior.
Illinois State touts the highest Certified Public Accounting (CPA) exam pass rate for public universities in Illinois.