Business in the Big Leagues

Eligibility Requirements

Rising 10th through 12th graders. To participate in the residential experience, students must be at least 15 years old.

Application Requirements: 

  • High school transcript:
    • 3.0 grade-point average (on a 4.0 scale)


Mies Campus


Session Two: June 17–21

This session will take place from 10 a.m.–4 p.m.


Residential: $1,500; a $100 deposit is due at the time of registration

Commuter: $650; a $100 deposit is due at the time of registration

Program Description

A case problem course that explores the business of sports. Students will have a case problem that they will work on throughout the week—a technology of sports problem from a local sports team. This course will include daily deliverables and a presentation at the end of the session. 

Example Activities

  • Off-site visit to a Chicago sports team site (Chicago Fire/Bulls/Bears)
  • Writing assignments
  • Presentation at the end of the session


Illinois Tech Adjunct Faculty MemberJames T. “Tyler” McQuality


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