What will I learn?

Business Administration at SIUE

At SIUE, the business administration program provides a broad education in the functional areas of modern business, the behavior of organizations and decision-making processes, as well as analytical methods for solving basic problems affecting commerce and business practices. Our students find that the combination of knowledge acquisition and skill development is appealing and rewarding. Students in the School of Business will also learn about the ethical and global issues facing today’s businesses, while refining their communication skills and abilities. They will also learn to make leadership decisions based on quantitative data using analytical tools.


The finance specialization prepares students for decision-making positions in the areas of corporate finance, investments, and management of financial institutions. Courses in finance are designed to help students understand the complex world of global finance and business. The specialization emphasizes financial knowledge and skills that are necessary to succeed in today’s diverse and highly technical business world.

Career Opportunities

Graduates of the business administration program are well prepared to become business professionals who understand the environment in which business operates, and can analyze how business operations are impacted by economic, social, political and legal environments. Graduates of the program are prepared for careers in administration or management of business firms, in banking and insurance, and in federal, state, and local government agencies, as well as a variety of other settings where knowledge of business functions and practices is required. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the career outlook for graduates with a degree in business administration is positive and growth is projected to be 12 percent or higher, depending on the chosen career.

Which department am I in?

School of Business

Study options

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
US$27,272.00 per year
USD $13,636 per semester fee based on 15 hours of enrollment per semester

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

13 January 2020, 16 December 2020


School of Business

Founders Hall Room 3307,



62026, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Applicants must have completed a secondary/high school.

For international students

Receiving a diploma/degree from a high school or university/college in the U.S. or any of the AACRAO recommended countries

International English Language Testing Systems - (IELTS) - Score - 6.5

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) - Score - Internet Based - 79, Paper Based - 550

Michigan Test of English Language Proficiency - Score - 64

Pearson Test in English (PTE) - Score - 53

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About this uni

SIUE offers nationally accredited academic programs, affordable tuition, and international student scholarships and funding opportunities.

  • #1 Emerging Research Institution in the Midwest
  • Ranked 11th safest campus in the USA
  • 400 international students from 58 nations
  • Has invested $300 million on campus facilities