Finance - General Finance
The Finance program at Illinois State University emphasizes effective teaching and student involvement in the educational process, with special attention to the concept of linking theory with financial practice. We prepare students not only for entry-level positions, but also help them develop the skills necessary to adapt and advance in a changing world.
Point of Pride
Illinois State recently launched the Institute for Financial Planning and Analysis, leading to more internships, mentorships, and job shadowing opportunities for students.
Why study Finance - General Finance?
Individuals working in the field of finance must have a broad knowledge of business activities to relate to the operations of their particular career. Because of the expanding variety of financial services available today, individuals working in finance require an understanding of allied industries such as insurance, real estate and securities.
Applying to Illinois State
Illinois State's preferred filing period for freshman students for the fall semester is September 1-November 15. Applying early is encouraged, as the University must limit enrollment due to space at the University and in specific majors/programs. Visit the Office of Admissions to apply today!