Learn more about internships

Students studying Business Administration can use their degrees to start careers in just about any industry, including healthcare, financial services, information services, marketing manufacturing, banking, and human resources; or, use it to prepare themselves for an advanced degree in law or business administration (MBA).

Students studying Accounting/Financial Information Systems can use their degrees to start careers in various industries, including banking, financial services, public accounting, government, financial services, and healthcare.

Students may also apply in their senior year to take the CFM or CMA exam upon receipt of their degrees. 

Do more outside of the classroom

Make time to join a club and attend events. The more you participate, the more you gain during your time at IU Northwest.

The School of Business and Economics has a variety of student organizations where students can pursue their interests in various fields of business, such as:

  • African American Community Advancement Program (AACAP)
  • Beta Gamma Sigma
  • Latinx Community Advancement Program (LaCAP)
  • STARS Peer Mentoring Experience Program

Clubs and Organizations


Scholarships can play a very important part in making your college education affordable and attainable. We encourage you to begin your search for scholarships early, pay close attention to deadlines and ask questions along the way.


For More Information

HelenMarie Harmon

Director of Student Success and Career Development 


(219) 980-6644

Dunes Medical/Professional Building, Room 1108