Jim and Gena
Jim Mullins '03 (left) presents a risk management alumni award to Gena Rawlins '05.
Risk Management Major

Overview

Illinois Wesleyan is one of very few small universities in the country that offer a complete degree program in the field of risk management, which includes the study of insurance.

Students will benefit from Bloomington’s status as a national insurance center. The city hosts the State Farm corporate headquarters and the COUNTRY Companies Insurance & Financial Services home office, providing excellent internship and post-graduation employment opportunities.

Studying Risk Management at Illinois Wesleyan prepares students for today’s job market, where highly developed analytical and problem-solving skills are in great demand.

Juengbo Shim

Dr. Juengbo Shim

Curious about your risk management professors? Learn more about our distinguished risk management faculty.

Sample Four-Year Curriculum

This is just an example four-year plan; your actual schedule can/will deviate from this sample. Your faculty advisor will work with you to match appropriate courses with your interests.

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

May Term

  • Elective or Course for Second Major or Minor

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

May Term

  • Optional 

Once enrolled, all students will have a degree evaluation tool available to them on MyIWU. This will help you determine what courses are required to graduate on time.