UIC Business instills the proven skills required to excel in today’s global economy. We want our students to be prepared to not just get a job when they graduate, but to become leaders in their fields. By working on critical core competencies now that are desired by employers—communication, teamwork and professional presence—you will be more competitive when you leave UIC. Our professional development programming is the key to unlocking outstanding career opportunities!
Our program prepares you to meet the top five competencies that corporate recruiters value in prospective employees:
Our Professional Development Programming consists of:
UIC Business requires the following professional development course and additional electives are also offered periodically.
Additional activities include Business Boot Camps, faculty and executive seminars, the boardroom series, and case competitions.
Community service opportunities abound at UIC Business. The many opportunities include peer advising and Junior Achievement.
Mentoring and Advising
Students gain access to alumni and exposure to executives through the Alumni4U program, corporate site visits and the lecture series.