48 months
53686 USD/year
53686 USD/year
30638 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Business Education major at Illinois State University combines the solid foundation of a business degree with preparation of teachers in business, marketing and computers.


The Business Education graduate from Illinois State University is prepared to teach the following subjects: basic business, accounting, record keeping, business law, information processing/keyboarding, computer applications, consumer economics, marketing, entrepreneurship, business communications, and subjects with similar titles.

Why study Business Education?

The primary purpose of Business Education is to prepare professional teachers to teach business and marketing courses in the secondary schools. Although most graduates do become teachers professionally some may be employed and engaged in administration and personnel work in different business organizations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Finite Mathematics

  • Principles Of Microeconomics

  • Financial Accounting

  • Legal, Ethical And Social Environment Of Business

  • Advanced Education Technology

  • Foundations Of Business Education

  • Decision-Making For Consumers

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • High school courses completed
  • Grade point average
  • SAT/ACT scores and subscores (if submitted)
  • Optional academic personal statement
  • You’ll be required to submit a self-reported grade point average.
  • English proficiency score

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    53686 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26843 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    53686 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26843 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    30638 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15319 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Normal

1100 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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