College of Business

Unlike other business schools, we provide a unique, coordinated course sequence that reinforces critical thinking, writing, communication and presentation skills in order to best prepare students to jump on the fast track for leadership positions.With a student-faculty ratio of 14 to 1, our students enjoy instructor accessibility that other schools simply cannot provide.

Accreditation by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business means the ISU College of Business is one of the best in the world. Our accounting and information security programs are nationally recognized. The strength of our comprehensive curriculum places the college among the excellent business schools of the west.

Giving Priorities

  • The Dean’s Excellence Fund is a great way to support the immediate needs of the college. Gifts made to this fund will be used at the discretion of the dean to further the mission of the college.
  • Scholarships: Students are the lifeblood of the College of Business.  When you invest in scholarships you are allowing students to focus on their studies, graduate on time and avoid leaving school with student loans.
  • Investing in Faculty. A priority for the college is to attract and retain top faculty to contiue the tradition of teaching excellence.
      • Academic Chair
          Endowed (named) $3.5 million
          Annually-Funded $140,000
      • Academic Professorship
          Endowed (named) $250,000 minimum
          Annually-Funded $50,000
      • Distinguished Lectureship
          Endowed (named) $500,000
          Annually-Funded $20,000
      • Academic Scholar
          Endowed (named) $200,000
          Annually-Funded $10,000
Mark Arstein
Mark ArsteinDirector of Development
(208) 949-3859
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