Flexible online education – designed with you in mind

Online education from top-ranked University of Illinois

Your career goals – and your busy life – deserve business education that's flexible, affordable, and recognized for excellence around the world. At Gies Business, we build our graduate-level online classes, certificates, and degrees from the ground up with you in mind.

In our engaging online programs, you'll learn from our top faculty and industry experts at a pace that works for you.


Our programs are 100% online, with groundbreaking tuition rates and a pay-as-you-go model.


Choose your point of entry, pace, and path–from individual courses to graduate degrees.


Learn from top faculty and build a global network of experienced peers during classes, offices hours, and team projects.

Graduate education on your own terms with our broad portfolio of flexible, online offerings

Whether you start with a single course or dive into an online MBA, our portfolio of online options fuel your career with in-demand business knowledge and skills you can begin applying immediately.

  • Graduate Degrees – 100% online from one of the world's top-ranked public universities
  • Graduate Certificates – twelve-credit-hour programs which can stand alone or later be applied toward our graduate degrees
  • Individual courses and specializations – noncredit and for-credit offerings led by our same top faculty
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Excellence meets affordability in our online programs

Over 300 hours of behind-the-scenes planning and support go into each of our online courses, ensuring a high-quality learning experience that's both engaging and rigorous. It's an investment that pays off big for our learners – even as we remain committed to affordable tuition rates.

Watch the video to find out what goes into each course we create.

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Explore Gies Online options to find what's right for you

Regardless of your career path, time zone, life stage, or budget, we have online learning offerings for you.