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Pre-College Programs

Join the next generation of business leaders!

UIC Business understands that the transition from high school to college is a big one and these experiences offer opportunities to become more familiar with campus before classes begin. Faculty, staff and current students introduce high school students to key elements of a valuable business degree.

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The UIC Future Leaders in Business program offers a free summer pre-college experience for high school students interested in business. Participants can explore the UIC Business degree programs and career paths while strengthening their skills for future academic and career success. An initiative focused on enrolling traditionally underrepresented students, the program provides meaningful support to students as they navigate the college prep and selection process.

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A one-week program, open to rising sophomore, junior and seniors students, offering opportunities for exposure to the field of business. Students will learn about professional skills, careers and majors in accounting, finance, entrepreneurship, human resource management, management, marketing, information and decision sciences.
Returning students are welcome to participate in an annual entrepreneurial competition with a rotating theme.

Eligibility requirements:

  • Entering sophomore, junior or seniors year of high school
  • Interest in business
  • 3.0 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale
  • Submit an online application and most recent transcript (unofficial accepted)

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Chicago, Illinois