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Gies College of Business - University of Illinois

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  • QS Global RankQS Global Rankings
    Position in the QS World University Rankings: Global MBA Rankings 2019
  • GMATRange of average GMAT scores across all MBA programs at the institution
    550-650 - Low
    651-700 - Medium
    701-800 - High
  • DemographyAverage age of students across all MBA programs at the institution.
    27 Yrs.
  • ScholarshipIndication as to whether the institution provides scholarships for MBA programs.


At Illinois, we teach you the business fundamentals that will prepare you for the competitive global workplace with the flexibility to personalize your MBA curriculum to meet your needs. The first-year core curriculum focuses on essential business topics that provide a solid foundation so you can tackle more complex business challenges. You’ll also learn through our innovative action learning approach.

During the second year, you’ll have the flexibility to customize your area of concentration by taking business and non-business courses.

Full-time MBA students must complete 72 credit hours and be enrolled as full-time students for two years of study.

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