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Unlike other business schools, we provide a unique, coordinated course sequence that reinforces critical thinking, writing, communication and presentation skills in order to best prepare students to jump on the fast track for leadership positions.With a student-faculty ratio of 14 to 1, our students enjoy instructor accessibility that other schools simply cannot provide.

Accreditation by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business means the ISU College of Business is one of the best in the world. Our accounting and information security programs are nationally recognized. The strength of our comprehensive curriculum places the college among the excellent business schools of the west.

Giving Priorities

  • The Dean’s Excellence Fund is a great way to support the immediate needs of the college. Gifts made to this fund will be used at the discretion of the dean to further the mission of the college.
  • Scholarships: Students are the lifeblood of the College of Business. When you invest in scholarships you are allowing students to focus on their studies, graduate on time and avoid leaving school with student loans.
  • Investing in Faculty. A priority for the college is to attract and retain top faculty to contiue the tradition of teaching excellence.
  • Academic Chair
    Endowed (named) $3.5 million
    Annually-Funded $140,000
  • Academic Professorship
    Endowed (named) $250,000 minimum
    Annually-Funded $50,000
  • Distinguished Lectureship
    Endowed (named) $500,000
    Annually-Funded $20,000
  • Academic Scholar
    Endowed (named) $200,000
    Annually-Funded $10,000
Catherine Rider

Catherine Rider

Director of Development

Office: College of Business Administrative Offices Business Administration Building #240 921 S 8th Avenue STOP 8020 Pocatello, ID 83209

(208) 282-4608