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Among Nation's Elite

NIU's MBA program continues to rank among the nation's best by U.S. News & World Report. This is the second consecutive year that NIU's program has made the list. rankings >

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Impact Your Career for a Lifetime!

An MBA is an investment in you, your future, and your career! The program will challenge you to think differently, give you tools to manage complex issues and make strategic decisions, and learn how to be a team leader. Throughout the program you will learn from your peers who represent a wide range of industries, thus growing your professional network along the way.

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December 9, 2014

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Global Attention

Students can learn about global business in the class room, but there is no substitute for real-world experience. Students in all formats have the opportunity to travel and learn internationally.

Outstanding Faculty

Faculty in the MBA program are selected from the nationally-recognized College of Business for their teaching ability, consulting experience, and commitment to educating professionals.

Participative Learning

Through case studies, class discussion and "real world" projects, you'll learn leading-edge concepts that can be applied immediately to your organization.


All MBA Program formats offered by Northern Illinois University College of Business are accredited by AACSB International-The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. AACSB accreditation assures excellence and continuous improvement of NIU's MBA Programs.

Programs at a Glance

• Saturday-only, 17-month program
• Hoffman Estates campus
• International trip included

• 2 evenings per week, 12-month program
• Hoffman Estates campus
• International trip included

• Day-time, 12-month program
• DeKalb campus
• Dual International degree option

• Flexible scheduling
• Hoffman Estates & Naperville campuses
• International component option

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