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Master of Business Administration

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The MBA Program has earned the honorable designation as a "First Choice" program at Eastern Illinois University.


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Master of Business Administration

The MBA Program at Eastern Illinois University is one of 11 Illinois universities accredited in Business and Accounting by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).  Our program prepares students for employment in positions of leadership in small and large businesses, industry, government, and non-profit organizations in a contemporary global environment. The program emphasizes the application of analytical tools and related skills that are essential for making informed business decisions.  MBA Graduates continue or enter their professions in accounting, finance, operations management, consulting, human resource management, marketing, sales, and information technology.  Our alumni are often promoted into executive-level positions, or are hired into analyst or supervisory positions, upon graduation.    

Want to learn more? Whether you are already a business professional or whether you are thinking about becoming one, this website offers helpful information about EIU’s MBA program and what we have to offer.

Why Choose EIU for MBA?

We believe in everything our program has to offer, but let's narrow it down to a few key reasons you should check us out.