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School Business Management


Complete your graduate degree in School Business Management online and step into a top-level administrative position or leadership role in a school district. Prepare to earn a Chief School Business Official endorsement as part of this degree program.

Benefit from Northern Illinois University’s long-standing partnership with the Illinois Association of School Business Officials (IASBO). You'll receive these great advantages:

  • Internships supervised by practicing school business officials
  • Coursework based on IASBO professional standards
  • Experienced instructors
  • IASBO student membership 
    • Networking opportunities
    • High-quality professional development
    • Conference and event discounts

NIU’s School Business Management program prepares you for many career opportunities

  • Chief school business official
  • Chief financial officer
  • Director of finance
  • Business manager

Courses are offered online.

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