Southern Illinois University Carbondale Online MBA


  • AACSB accredited
  • 100% online program with no residency requirement.
  • Our online Master’s Degree Program provides working professionals with the opportunity to earn a rigorous, accredited graduate degree without interrupting their careers.
  • Avg. GMAT score: 550
  • Duration: 23 months
  • Develop your critical thinking skills through an in-depth analysis of business problems.
  • Strengthen your communication skills through class discussions, written assignments, and required multimedia, digital presentations
  • Increase your organizational leadership skills through team projects and online collaboration.
  • Broaden your comprehension of environmental variables affecting organizational performance.
  • Understand the global nature of today’s business environment and its impact on decision making.
  • Enhance your decision-making skills in complex environments through the use of quantitative analysis, computer simulation, database management, and business gaming.
  • Integrate the theoretical and practical aspects of the business through case analysis and collaborative projects.


  • Learning in a flexible, convenient online format, students can participate in specially-designed courses taught by many of the same faculty who deliver the full-time, residential masters curriculum.
  • Graduate training approved by the AACSB, the most prestigious level of business accreditation.
  • A structured, 23-month curriculum delivered through a focused, modular format.
  • Participation with a cohort of fellow students that encourages interaction and collaboration.
  • Course content designed and delivered by many of the same faculty who teach in the on-campus MBA program at Southern Illinois University.
  • We have a team of technical support staff who is here to assist you throughout your online learning experience. We offer live assistance 8:00 am-7:00 pm, Monday through Friday (CST), and weekend 24-hour callback support.
  • One can qualify for a GMAT waiver if the student has 5 years of professional work experience beyond their bachelor’s degree.

Financial Aid

  • Corporate Sponsorships
  • Scholarships
  • Loans

The following technology specifications are required to enroll in our online program

  • Microsoft Office Package to include Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
  • High-Speed Internet access (DSL or greater).
  • Any web browser (Safari, Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer).

U.S News Report and Ranking

  • Overall Score 74/100
  • Number 69 in Best Online MBA Programs.


  • $28,182

Admission Requirements

  • Resume, including Work & Military Experience
  • Personal Statement for Online Program
  • Graduate School Application

Acceptance Rate

  • 69%