Graduate Degrees

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) program provides you with the analytical, managerial and technical skills you'll need to become a confident leader in today's business environment. Your business education will be grounded in an ethical context that will help differentiate you in a competitive market.

The curriculum ensures that you are prepared to deal with critical issues in a changing, global, business climate. Concordia University Chicago is known for its culture of innovative program development. Our ability to collaborate with organizations enables us to create an MBA that's specifically relevant to your career aspirations, your current employer's needs, or even the requirements of prospective employers.

Our nationally esteemed faculty shares an array of business experiences and professional networks that will benefit you during and after you've completed your degree.

We welcome international students seeking to study in the U.S. If you are an international student, learn more about the student experience at CUC. 

Program Concentrations include:

Application Requirements:

  • Application
  • Transcripts
  • Two references
  • Résumé
  • Academic and Personal Objective Statement 
  • GPA 2.85; lower GPA will be reviewed by MBA Admissions Committee
  • No application fee
  • No GMAT

Format & Location Information

Online MBA

  • Flexible to fit a busy schedule
  • No specific class time. Complete all assignments and discussions online.
  • Complete one class at a time in eight-week terms
  • Finish in two years

On-Campus MBA

Two-Year Program

  • One class at a time in eight week terms
  • One night per week (most classes meet Wednesday evenings)
  • Finish in two years
  • Classes meet at the River Forest campus near downtown Chicago

One-Year  Program

  • Classes meet Tue., Wed. and Thurs. mornings, allowing time for an internship or job
  • Classes meet at the River Forest campus near downtown Chicago
  • Finish in ONE year

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Faculty Within the College


"Dear Dean of the College of Business,

I want to thank you and (the) Concordia University MBA program for all you have taught me in business. The knowledge and wisdom you have imparted upon me has been a great help and support throughout my career.  I believe my success is at least in part due to your sincere support and mentorship."

-- Arnesa Omeragic '11

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