Welcome to the UIC Business MSBA program! This program is designed to prepare you to meet the growing demand for business analytics professionals by providing an education based on data analysis and technology that integrates functional applications from accounting, finance and marketing. Here, you will find everything you need to successfully navigate through your MSBA journey.

If you are a new student to MSBA, click here for detailed steps on the new student process.

Degree Requirements

The degree consists of a combination of required courses and electives. Some students are required to complete breadth and background courses, depending on their academic background. Please consult your MSBA admissions letter and/or speak with an Academic Adviser to confirm which course plan you are required to follow as an MSBA student.

To receive a UIC Liautaud MSBA degree you must:

  • Complete 32 graduate credit hours, comprised of 12 credit hours of required Core Knowledge courses, 4 credit hours of a required Capstone course, and 16 credit hours of elective
  • Maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.00/4.00
  • Complete any/all assigned prerequisite courses assigned at the time of admission within one academic year


1. Download Course Plan

2. choose your Electives

View Approved Electives

If you are interested in taking an elective not listed, please contact with an Academic Adivisor to determine whether or not the course would count towards an MSBA degree

3. Create Your Schedule

While most classes are easily available, certain courses are only offered in select semesters. Plan as accurately as possible by referencing schedules from previous semesters.*

MSBA Course Schedules
Fall 2019
Spring 2019
Summer 2019
*Please Note: These PDFs are not always 100% accurate. The online registration information here should always be used to double check.