iMBA Program

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iConverge is our annual on-campus networking and professional development event. It is a chance for students to see familiar friends, make new ones and develop professional relationships outside the classroom.

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Gies College of Business grants degrees three times a year -- in May, August, and December. You need to submit an application for graduation in your final term in order to place your name on the degree list and receive your diploma.

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News and Events

Washington Post highlights Illinois iMBA relationship with Coursera

Oct 27, 2015, 08:48 by Gies College of Business
  Nick Anderson with The Washington Post examines the role MOOCs are playing in transforming the traditional business masters degree. He specifically mentions the new iMBA program at the University of Illinois College of Business.
“The University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign College of Business is developing the first open online MBA offered in part through Coursera,” said Coursera co-founder and President Daphne Koller. “This ‘iMBA’ program opens a number of pathways towards gaining a high quality education from a top business school.