Master of Business Administration
Northern Illinois University

Program Details

This 100% online MBA from Northern Illinois can advance your career and prepare you for leadership roles within any number of organizations, from nonprofits to global conglomerates.  As an AACSB-accredited program, designed for working professionals, NIU’s online MBA enables you to study at your own pace. The innovative coursework blends business theory, practical applications and specialized electives enabling you to develop a level of expertise that aligns directly with your individual goals.  Whether you want to master strategic management, information systems technology, financial analysis, or other core business discipline, NIU’s MBA has an innovative curriculum that will give you the advanced tools and skills to succeed. Courses are taught by top-notched faculty with real-world experience. Sample classes likely include:

  • Marketing Management
  • Digital Transformation Strategy
  • Leading Individuals, Teams and Organizations
  • Entrepreneurial Creativity and Innovation


  • Bachelor's degree
  • Official transcripts
  • Strong record of academic achievement, demonstrated by cumulative GPA
  • GMAT / GRE scores (optional, but may be submitted to supplement the academic record if GPA does not fully demonstrate academic ability)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Resume

Special Accreditation

AACSB International (AACSB)

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission