Business Administration

Degree Program Program Type Dept Application Materials and Admission Criteria Prerequisite Course Requirements Department ADM Review Dept Conditional Admits Dept Appeal Process
Business Administration BBAOn campusNo additional admission requirements beyond the general UIS criteria*Minimum grade of C- is required in the following foundation courses: ACC 211, ACC 212, ECO 213, MAT 113, MAT 114 OR other calculus, and ECO 201 AND ECO 202 OR ECO 315.

Course work equivalent to the above may be accepted upon approval by the student's advisor and the College of Business and Management.

*Cumulative GPA of at least 2.0 across all foundation courses.
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Business Administration BBAOnlineAdditional Application Materials Required:

*Completed Supplement to Application Form requiring applicant to:

1. present a rationale for pursuit of the online degree

2. demonstrate ability to set and meet academic goals

3. report on background, plans for completing the BBA degree and career aspirations

4. describe information and learning technologies experience

Preference will be given to students who effectively demonstrate they are unable to attend on campus classes because of distance, work or care giving issues that are incompatible with regularly scheduled class offerings.

Additional Admission Criteria:

1. complete at least 45 hours of college credit toward degree

2. minimum overall 3.00 GPA

3. demonstrate the ability to write in the English language at the appropriate baccalaureate level

4. access to the Internet and specified software and experience with their use
*Minimum grade of C- is required for the following courses: ACC 211, ACC 212, ECO 213, MAT 113 or MAT 114 or other calculus, ECO 201 AND ECO 202 OR ECO 315Online BBA Program DirectorN/AN/A
Degree Program Program Type Dept Application Materials and Admission Criteria Prerequisite Course Requirements Department ADM Review Dept Conditional Admits Dept Appeal Process
Business Administration MBABlended (Springfield & Peoria)*Official GMAT scores OR evidence of substantial supervisory and managerial responsibility. GMAT scores under 400 will not be considered. (Managerial experience will be evaulated with the resume, 3 reference letters, and statement of purpose.)

*Current resume

*3 reference letters from people who are in a position to judge the applicant's potential for success in graduate work

*Statement of purpose outlining reasons for pursuing the MBA

*A cumulative GPA of 2.5 or greater is preferred. GPAs below 2.0 will not be considered

*All admission criteria must be completed to register for MBA course work.
ACC 311 and ECO 315 (with a grade of C- or better)

*Prerequisites may be taken as a conditional student or concurrently with MBA curriculum if a Springfield MBA student. Prerequisites must be completed before beginning the Peoria MBA Cohort.
Admission is granted by the department faculty on the basis of an evaluation of an applicant's complete file.Yes, for prerequisites onlyNo