A student currently enrolled at Illinois State University who wants to be admitted to the General Economics major must have:
A student currently enrolled at Illinois State University who wants to be admitted to the Managerial Economics major must have:
Students wishing to apply for admission to the Economics major must submit their application online through My Illinois State. We no longer accept paper applications.
Students will be admitted to the Economics major from a pool of qualified applicants on the basis of individual qualifications. The number of students admitted may vary from year to year depending on program capacity and qualifications of students in the pool. The Department of Economics reserves the right to maintain a balanced enrollment.
Applications for admission to the Economics major are accepted and processed ONLY during February, May and September of each year.
Students applying for admission to the Economics major will be notified of the status of their application, via campus email, according to the following schedule:
February 28 / March 15
May 31 / June 15
September 30 / October 15