Business in the Big Leagues

Eligibility Requirements

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


Mies Campus


June 17–21 from 10 a.m.–4 p.m. 

*There will be no programming scheduled on Juneteenth, which falls on Wednesday, June 19, 2024.

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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