School of Business
In today’s highly competitive business environment, it takes more than just a degree
to succeed. It requires business savvy, leadership and communication skills, and technical
knowledge. No matter what path you choose, you’ll acquire the skills that will set
you apart from the average graduate.
The mission of the School of Business at McKendree University is to prepare students to enter a variety of occupations and professions or to continue their education in a program of graduate study. To this end, the Division prepares students to receive degrees, it offers majors and provides courses and experiences relevant to current business practices in support of the mission and tradition of McKendree University.
McKendree University has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Assembly of Collegiate Business Education (IACBE), located in Olathe, Kansas. The business programs in the following degrees are accredited by the IACBE:
Bachelor of Business Administration
Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting
Bachelor of Business Administration in Economics and Finance
Bachelor of Business Administration in Human Resource Management
Bachelor of Business Administration in Management
Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing
Master of Business Administration
The School of Business submits an annual report to the IACBE which includes its assessment of undergraduate program success.