As the first business school in Idaho to receive AACSB accreditation in 1978, the Idaho State University College of Business has been built on a foundation of outstanding, real-world-driven education and successful alumni, and continues to enrich that merit today. With seven undergraduate majors and three, expanding, graduate programs, the College provides students with an education taught by world-class faculty and unique experiences expanding beyond the classroom and into real-client projects.
Career Path Internships, available through our Professional Development Program, offer students a first-hand experience in their field of study. Students also gain invaluable networking and professional etiquette skills through frequent Professional Development events. This distinctive program has built a career-culture unique to the College of Business and has contributed to the recognized professional skills of our students.
Students have excelled in unique projects such as researching, producing and publishing a book on the business culture and history of a local company; competing and placing in prestigious competitions, including the International Collegiate Business Strategy Competition; and co-authoring and presenting research with our renowned faculty in conferences across the country. The College is proud to produce well-prepared, successful graduates with an impressive 90 percent placement rate into full- or part-time jobs upon graduation, and is rated in the top 10 schools in the country for CPA exam pass rates, with 88% of Master of Accountancy students passing on their first attempt.