Explore our broad range of online options

You need flexible, online learning that helps you reach your goals – and also fits your life and budget. From noncredit courses all the way up to fully online master's degrees, we offer a wide range of options.

Not sure which path is right for you?

Stackability that lets you control your path and pace

Providing maximum flexibility and greater accessibility to a top tier education – no matter where you start or end up – is our goal. That's why we offer the most extensive number of stackable options you'll find in business education. Find out how stackability works at Gies and what it might look like for you.

 

Courses and Specializations

Gain a new skill, stay ahead in your field, or consider a career pivot. Gies offers a variety of options to keep you fresh – and lets you test-drive the Gies online experience.

 

For-credit Courses

100% Online
4, 8, or 16 weeks
$1,388 - $6,800
Stackable
Group work
5 Annual Start Terms

Noncredit (MOOC) Specializations

100% Online
3 - 4 Months
Prices Vary
Stackable
No Group Work
Start Anytime

Noncredit (MOOC) Courses

100% Online
3 - 5 Weeks
Prices Vary
Stackability Varies
No Group Work
Start Anytime

Skills iCademies

100% Online
3 - 6 Hours Per Skill
$99 Per Bundle
Not Stackable
No Group Work
Start Anytime

 

Graduate Certificates

Gain in-demand business skills – and a University of Illinois credential – in as few as four months. Stack your certificate into a Gies graduate degree later, if you wish.

 

Accounting Data Analytics

100% Online
8 - 24 Months
$6,056 - $10,200
Stackable
Group Work
4 Annual Start Terms

Business Analytics

100% Online
8 - 24 Months
$4,164
Stackable
Group Work
4 Annual Start Terms

Digital Marketing

100% Online
8 - 24 Months
$4,164
Stackable
Group Work
3 Annual Start Terms

Financial Management

100% Online
5 - 24 Months
$4,164
Stackable
Group Work
5 Annual Start Terms

Managerial Economics & Business Analysis

100% Online
5 - 24 Months
$4,164
Stackable
Group Work
5 Annual Start Terms

Strategic Leadership & Management

100% Online
5 - 24 Months
$4,164
Stackable
Group Work
5 Annual Start Terms

Value Chain Management

100% Online
5 - 24 Months
$4,164
Stackable
Group Work
5 Annual Start Terms

Accounting Foundations

100% Online
8 - 24 Months
$8,128 - $10,200
Stackable
Group Work
2 Annual Start Terms

CPA Pathways

100% Online
8 - 24 Months
$8,128 - $10,200
Stackable
Group Work
4 Annual Start Terms

Entrepreneurship and Strategic Innovation

100% Online
8 - 24 Months
$4,164
Stackable
Group Work
3 Annual Start Terms

Global Challenges in Business

100% Online
8 - 24 Months
$4,164
Stackable
Group Work
3 Annual Start Terms

Mergers & Acquisitions

100% Online
8 - 24 Months
$4,164
Stackable
Group Work
4 Annual Start Terms

Taxation

100% Online
12 - 24 Months
$10,200
Stackable
Group Work
1 Annual Start Terms

 

Master’s Degrees

Dig deep and accelerate your career, engage with faculty experts and classmates from around the world as you learn the latest business knowledge and skills.

Not sure which master's degree is right for you? Take Our Quiz To Find Out 

 

Master of Business Administration

100% Online
24 - 60 Months
$24,984
Not Stackable**
Group Work
5 Annual Start Terms

Master of Science in Management

100% Online
12 - 60 Months
$12,492
Stackable
Group Work
5 Annual Start Terms

Master of Science in Accountancy

100% Online
18 - 60 Months
$21,492 - $27,200
Stackable
Group Work
3 Annual Start Terms

**Learners can stack for-credit courses, specializations, certificates, and the iMSM into the iMBA, but the iMBA cannot be stacked into another degree. Credentials must be earned as you go – smaller credentials will not be awarded retroactively.

Interested in on-campus bachelor's or master's degrees? Visit GiesBusiness.illinois.edu.

Find your best fit

We offer a range of starting points and paths to fit your life and support your goals. Reach out if you'd like help determining what's best for you.