Illinois MBA

Why choose the Illinois MBA?

Customizable Curriculum

After taking extensive coursework in business fundamentals during their first year, second year MBA students at Illinois are encouraged to customize their MBA by taking elective classes both inside and outside the College of Business. Read more »

Experiential Learning

At Illinois, we believe in augmenting class work with numerous opportunities for additional enrichment. From study abroad trips to case competitions to working at the world’s largest student-run consultancy, Illinois MBA students have the opportunity to excel both inside and outside the classroom. Read more »

Joint Degrees

At Illinois, you can combine an MBA degree with any Master’s or PhD program on campus. As a joint degree student, you will be able to increase your marketability by adding a comprehensive business skill set to your resume. Read more »

High-Impact Scholarships

Top students at Illinois can earn substantial scholarships, up to and including full tuition. We also offer a Scholarship Case Competition where students compete for scholarships to the program. Read more »

Global Consulting Program

As the world becomes more interconnected, so should your MBA education. The Illinois MBA provides many opportunities to both study and complete projects in places like India, China, Brazil and South Africa. In addition, the diverse nature of our program attracts students from over 20 counties, providing you with a truly global professional network. Read more »


The Illinois MBA program is now for Fall 2016 admission. If you have not yet decided to attend an MBA program, we encourage you to consider the Illinois MBA. If you would like to receive event announcements and program information, contact us at or (217) 244-7602.




08 OctRho Epsilon Reunion Luncheon
08 OctCentennial Celebration in Atlanta
16 OctLast day for students to drop a semester course on Student Self-Service
16 OctCentennial Lecture: Rigor & Relevance
19 OctSecond-half session courses begin
24 OctBYAC Homecoming Bus Trip
24 OctHomecoming Business Bash
30 OctLast day for Grads to add themselves to December degree list via Student Self-Service and for departments to add students who do not have access to Student Self-Service
02 NovRegistration for spring begins
06 NovLast day for Grads to add a second half-session course
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