Why? - NIU - College of Business

Why NIU Business?

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Gain in Ways that Matter

When you join NIU Business, you gain the knowledge, experiences, and abilities to hit the ground running in your career. Everything that happens here is with your success in mind. 

A big part of what makes NIU Business so different
is the overall experience.
 

You grow in a nationally ranked school that melds a small, private college feeling with world-class stature. You learn in an energized community that provides knowledge you can use: we emphasize teamwork, relationships, and the blending of hands-on problem solving with the exploration of fundamental business concepts.As importantly, you gain the best return on investment for your tuition dollars.  NIU Business is the only college to be ranked #1 in Illinois by Businessweek for providing the greatest return on investment (calculated by salary earned per annual tuition dollar spent). What’s more, you also benefit from our deep connections with over 300 firms in the Chicago and greater suburban business community: from Fortune companies, mid-sized firms to entrepreneurial startups. 

Of all the benefits you gain at NIU Business, perhaps the most important one is that we firmly believe in you. 

We actively mentor, challenge, and look after every willing student to help you grow. We always do our very best to help you succeed.