Manage real money, advise area businesses, and earn professional certification—all before you graduate—through our focus on real-world learning and professional connections that prepares you to excel in a range of dynamic, in-demand fields.

Pair stimulating classroom instruction with involvement in active, career-focused student organizations, top internships, study abroad, and research with faculty mentors and industry partners. These enriching extracurricular activities build lasting bonds with peers and mentors and prepare you for a successful, fulfilling career.

Whitinger Business Building

Center for Actuarial Science, Insurance, and Risk Management

This partnership between the Department of Finance and Insurance and the Department of Mathematical Sciences helps the insurance industry and related fields through groundbreaking research and meaningful service. The center supports scholarships, professionals-in-residence programs, and internships. Learn more.

Internships

Our students learn by doing—digging into real-world problems alongside business leaders. You might be asked to manage an investment portfolio worth more than $1 million or forecast a company’s financial outlook and potential risks. With so many engaging immersive courses and internships, we encourage you to sign up for several during your time at Ball State. Learn more.

Student Organizations

Explore our industries and network with leading professionals through membership in these organizations. They are dedicated to nurturing the next generation of business leaders focused on finance and risk management.

Finance Society

Finance Society is a professional organization that fosters professional, educational, and social development of students into business leaders of the future. Learn more.

Gamma Iota Sigma

Gamma Iota Sigma aims is to promote, encourage, and sustain student interest in insurance, risk management, and actuarial sciences as professions. It encourages high moral and scholastic attainment among members. Learn more.

Hear from Business Leaders

Top professionals regularly visit campus to share industry trends and innovation through our Executive in Residence program, Distinguished Speaker Series, and Dialogue Days. Learn more.

More Miller College Organizations

The Miller College of Business is home to more than a dozen student organizations. Through these programs, you can connect with your fellow students, learn from the experience of our alumni and other industry leaders, and develop a deeper understanding and appreciation for your field. See all the organizations.