Better Because of Illinois
- #6 highest income potential from a Midwestern institution; the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign was the only public school on the list Payscale.com
- #3 preferred institution for recruiters Wall Street Journal
- 83% of students who start in the College of Business will graduate from the College of Business (highest on-campus)
"By traveling around the world and meeting people from a variety of backgrounds, I've developed a broad cultural understanding and become a student of the world. Five uninterrupted months in a foreign land brought me irreplaceable experiences, best friends, and the greatest semester of my life."
Alyssa Beltran | Plainfield, IL
BS Accountancy & Management;
concentration in International Business; 2012
Not everyone can say they've ordered dim sum after
finals—in Hong Kong. You can.
At ILLINOIS, we want you to enjoy diverse cultural opportunities. That's why we give you the chance to study in cities across the globe. In fact, we offer over 400 study abroad programs. It's the educational experience of a lifetime.
The College of Business is home to 17 semester-long exchange programs with top business schools around the world. If you're unable to study abroad for a whole semester, that's okay—the Study Abroad Office also offers 12–15 short programs. Studying abroad through the College of Business, with its drastically reduced tuition, can be cheaper than a semester at the University of Illinois.
Find out more: Study Abroad - College of Business