Welcome to the UIC Business MSM program! This program is designed to provide essential concepts and tools for a career in marketing. Here, you will find everything you need to successfully navigate through your MSM journey.

If you are a new student to MSM, 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 admissions letter and/or speak with an Academic Adviser to confirm which course plan you are required to follow as an MSM student.

To receive a UIC Liautaud MSM degree you must:

  • Complete 34 graduate credit hours comprised of 14 credit hours of Required courses and 20 credit hours of electives
  • *MSM students have the option of completing a Concentration in specific Marketing areas, but this is not required

  • Maintain a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least a 3.00/4.00
  • Complete any/all assigned business 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 an Academic Advisor to determine whether or not the course will count towards a MSM 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.*

MSM 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.