One of the Best

Bradley University's Foster College of Business has been ranked in the top third of business schools in the country, according to U.S. News & World Report. This places the college as one of the top undergraduate business programs in Illinois.

“It’s an honor for our undergraduate business program to be recognized at both a national and regional level,” said Dr. Matthew O’Brien, interim dean of the college. “Our close student-faculty interaction and experiential learning opportunities produce great outcomes for our students, all of which allow us to be positioned as one of the top undergraduate business programs in Illinois. By integrating the business world into the classroom each day, we are able to offer our students an impactful experience that makes them stronger students and leaders."

In addition to the Foster College of Business honors, Bradley University received the following high marks in the annual Best Colleges 2020 rankings:

  • Fourth-best Regional University in the Midwest
  • Sixth-best Value School among regional universities in the Midwest
  • Third-most Innovative School among regional universities in the Midwest
  • Third-best Colleges for Veterans among regional universities in the Midwest

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