Master of Business Administration

Proud to be AACSB accredited, UIS offers a quality business education for those who aspire to management and leadership positions.

The MBA at UIS is a generalist degree that provides career building opportunities for persons in all walks of life. Students will master contemporary management theory and practice in:
accounting, finance, information systems, marketing, operations management, and organizational behavior.

The MBA consists of 12 courses–8 core courses and
4 electives.  Most core courses meet week nights on the UIS campus.  Electives are offered in a variety of ways including online, blended, and on campus–weeknights and weekends.

An MBA Cohort is offered in downtown Peoria on weekends.  A new Cohort begins every fall.

See entrance requirements and prerequisite requirements.


Stacy Bergen 2--resizedMBA students may apply to the Graduate Public Service Internship (GPSI) Program. Internships provide tuition and stipends while students work 20 hours per week and enroll as full-time students.  Graduate Assistantships also provide tuition and stipends.

Read about some current MBA students with GPSI internships.