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The College of Business at the University of Illinois and our degree programs are consistently ranked among the best in the nation. In fact, since 2000, US News and World Report has awarded us with 58 Top 10 rankings; not just for Accounting and Finance, but for Marketing and Management as well. Some of our recent achievements include:

  • #2 ranked Accountancy program in the country—US News and World Report
  • Top ten public undergraduate business college in the country—US News and World Report
  • #3 preferred institution for recruiters—Wall Street Journal
  • Top 25 U.S. Business Schools (MBA)—Financial Times
  • #1 ranked career services office in student satisfaction—Businessweek
  • #6 ranked career services office by recruiters—Businessweek
  • Consistent case competition champions including Big Ten, Johnson & Johnson, PwC xACT, and Ernst & Young Your World Your Vision
  • 2012 ALPFA Midwest Student Chapter of the Year Award
  • Most ethnically diverse business school in the Big Ten
  • 2010 Deloitte International Student Business Forum


Top Hiring Corporate Partners

3M Abbott Laboratories
Accenture Allstate Financial
Allstate Insurance Company Aon Corporation
Archer Daniels Midland Company Bank of America
Baker Tilly Virchow Krause & Co. LLP Baxter Healthcare
BDO Seidman, LLP Blackman, Kallick
BMO Capital Markets BP
Caterpillar Inc. CBIZ/Mayer Hoffman McCann P.C.
Citi CME Group
CNA Crowe Horwath
Deere & Company Deloitte LLP
Discover Financial Services Duff & Phelps, LLC
Eli Lilly and Company Epic Systems
Ernst & Young LLP FTI Consulting
General Electric Company Grant Thornton LLP
Hitachi Consulting Huron Consulting Group
Johnson & Johnson JP Morgan Chase
Knutte & Associates, P.C. Kohl’s
KPMG LLP Kraft Foods Inc.
Liberty Mutual Insurance Company Lincoln International, LLC
McGladrey & Pullen, LLP Motorola, Incorporated
Navigant Consulting Nielsen Company (The)
Northern Trust Company Northwestern Mutual Financial Network
Omnium (formerly Citadel Solutions) PepsiCo, Inc.
Plante Moran, PLLC PricewaterhouseCoopers
Protiviti, Inc. Robert W. Baird & Co.
Sears Holdings Corporation State Farm Insurance Companies
Teach for America True Partners Consulting
W.W. Grainger, Inc. Walgreen Company (The)
Wells Fargo Bank


See the complete list of University of Illinois College of Business hiring companies.