What You Can Do With the BBA Degree

Dr. Shipra Gupta, marketing professor
Dr. Shipra Gupta, marketing professor

BBA graduates are qualified for managerial positions in a variety of industries spanning both the public and private sectors.

Our alumni also have a high rate of placement in MBA and PhD programs at institutions such as the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, University of Illinois at Chicago, Northwestern University, and Vanderbilt University.

Many of our graduates have gone on to launch their own small businesses or purchase franchises. We offer courses on entrepreneurship and franchising that look at successful characteristics of the self-employed and the commercial and personal strategies that work.

Recent employers include:

  • State of Illinois
  • Horace Mann Educated Financial Solutions
  • Wells Fargo
  • National City Bank
  • Caterpillar, Inc.
  • SIU School of Medicine
  • Archer Daniels Midland Corp.
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • International Paper Company
  • Illini Bank
  • AIG American General
  • Truck Centers,Inc
  • IL Commerce Commission
  • Athens State Bank
  • IL Teachers Retirement System
  • Technosource
  • MedPro
  • Williamsville State Bank
  • CCPI
  • Back & Joint Center