Concordia University Chicago

Introduction

At Concordia University Chicago (CUC), we are proud to provide students around the world with an outstanding education which encompasses tradition and academic innovation. Our history of excellence has turned us into a byword for the highest standards of teaching. With a wide portfolio of programs to choose from, you will be able to select a degree that corresponds to your personal and professional aims.

Our professors are eager to share their years of professional experience with you, and you’ll benefit from their insight, expertise, and willingness to advise you on all matters relating to your studies. With CUC, you will receive dedicated support at every step of your educational journey.

ACCREDITATIONS:

  • Nationally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission
  • Illinois State Board of Education
  • Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
  • Council for Accreditation of Counselling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)
  • The College of Business is a member of the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) and a candidate for the additional specialized accreditation by ACBSP

THE CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY CHICAGO ADVANTAGE

  • CUC has been selected as a 2016-17 College of Distinction. The university has been part of a select group of colleges to earn this prestigious recognition since 2010
  • CUC ranked 77th out of 156 regional Midwest universities in 2015 by US News and World Report
  • CUC was voted 96th out of 684 master’s-degreegranting universities in 2013 by Washington Monthly
  • Graduate with a globally recognized MBA/Master’s degree
  • CUC ensures that our international students get the right skills and support so they can successfully complete their studies. Our Seminar in Higher Education assists with the transition to graduate level studies in the USA; it is an essential part of all programs for international students
  • Choose to study for 1 or 2 years with our with our flexible program-pacing options
  • CUC ranks as the second best education school in Illinois by Best Education Schools.com
  • CUC ranks as the fourth best education school in the Midwest by Best Education Schools.com
  • CUC ranks as the 17th best education school in the USA by Best Education Schools.com
  • Benefit from being taught by our highly dedicated and experienced faculty
  • Enjoy a more personalized learning experience with small classes
  • Be part of a vibrant social scene with our many clubs, societies, sports teams, and campus activities
  • Access great facilities, including computer labs, library, fitness center, running track, tennis courts, and much more
  • Study in Chicago, one of the world’s greatest cities
This school offers programs in:
  • English

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MBA

MBA

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years January 2017 USA Chicago

Today’s business leaders must possess proven skills and a high level of managerial and technical ability. Concordia University Chicago’s MBA will give you the expertise and business acumen needed to fulfil your professional aspirations. [+]

MBA Today’s business leaders must possess proven skills and a high level of managerial and technical ability. Concordia University Chicago’s MBA will give you the expertise and business acumen needed to fulfil your professional aspirations. To help you on your professional journey, we ensure that the program syllabus is relevant by working together with employers and keeping a close eye on industry trends. You can be confident that you will graduate with skills that are highly valued and sought after by organisations worldwide. Specialisations can be added to your program at any time prior to completion of your core MBA. Specializations: accounting, digital marketing, finance, health care management, leadership and change management, not-for-profit management, sports management. Typical career paths for graduates include: Marketing manager Entrepreneur Human resource management Global manager Consultant Executive leadership: CEO, COO, CFO Course Requirements Academic Entry Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from a U.S. equivalent, regionally accredited institution GPA earned 2.85 or above English Language Proficiency*: IELTS: minimum 6.0 or TOEFL: minimum 60 (internet-based) or Michigan Test: minimum 85 or Bachelor’s degree from international English-speaking university or advanced degree from a U.S. institution Official test scores should be provided. [-]

MBA, Accounting Specialization

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years January 2016 USA Chicago

This customized MBA program will teach you how to lead your company to success through a broad range of courses focused on today’s dynamic business world. [+]

MBA, Accounting Specialization This customized MBA program will teach you how to lead your company to success through a broad range of courses focused on today’s dynamic business world. After examining the fundamental business disciplines of business management, marketing and strategy, you will concentrate on areas specific to accounting such as taxation, finance and auditing. And not only this – you will also acquire the management and leadership qualities that make the MBA qualification respected throughout the business world. If you aspire to enter the world of accounting at a middle or senior level, you should look no further. Typical career paths for graduates include: Auditor Budget analyst Tax accountant Business analyst Consultant Chief financial officer Course Requirements Academic Entry Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from a U.S. equivalent, regionally accredited institution GPA earned 2.85 or above English Language Proficiency*: IELTS: minimum 6.0 or TOEFL: minimum 60 (internet-based) or Michigan Test: minimum 85 or Bachelor’s degree from international English-speaking university or advanced degree from a U.S. institution Official test scores should be provided. [-]

MBA, Digital Marketing Specialization

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years January 2016 USA Chicago

As marketing continues to develop alongside a range of new technological advancements, the need for professionals who understand the changing online landscape is greater than ever. [+]

MBA, Digital Marketing Specialization As marketing continues to develop alongside a range of new technological advancements, the need for professionals who understand the changing online landscape is greater than ever. This program will give you the skills to create, develop, and manage successful digital marketing strategies. You will learn about all the latest tools and techniques for effective digital marketing, including mobile marketing, social media strategies, and digital marketing analytics. After this course, you will be eligible for a range of roles in this sector, including positions such as digital brand manager, digital marketing consultant, and director of digital marketing strategy. Typical career paths for graduates include: Digital content marketing manager Director of digital marketing strategy Digital brand manager Digital marketing consultant VP of global digital marketing programs Course Requirements Academic Entry Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from a U.S. equivalent, regionally accredited institution GPA earned 2.85 or above English Language Proficiency*: IELTS: minimum 6.0 or TOEFL: minimum 60 (internet-based) or Michigan Test: minimum 85 or Bachelor’s degree from international English-speaking university or advanced degree from a U.S. institution Official test scores should be provided. [-]

MBA, Finance Specialization

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years January 2016 USA Chicago

The financial world is an ever-changing place, as the economy continues to become increasingly globalized and regulations adapt to new situations. Understanding how money works in the 21st century is a vital part of any finance professional’s life. [+]

MBA, Finance Specialization The financial world is an ever-changing place, as the economy continues to become increasingly globalized and regulations adapt to new situations. Understanding how money works in the 21st century is a vital part of any finance professional’s life. In this program, you will cover topics such as international finance, corporate financial analysis, and the fundamentals of money and banking. This will give you the advanced knowledge and skills you need to progress in your career. On completing this course, you will be able to confidently apply for roles in investment banking, financial management, and asset management. Typical career paths for graduates include: Retail banker Investment banker Chief financial officer Financial manager Financial analyst/advisor Asset manager Course Requirements Academic Entry Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from a U.S. equivalent, regionally accredited institution GPA earned 2.85 or above English Language Proficiency*: IELTS: minimum 6.0 or TOEFL: minimum 60 (internet-based) or Michigan Test: minimum 85 or Bachelor’s degree from international English-speaking university or advanced degree from a U.S. institution Official test scores should be provided. [-]

MBA, Health Care Management Specialization

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years October 2017 USA Chicago

Health care industry professionals face a rapidly growing market that raises its own unique set of challenges. This creates a need for MBA qualified professionals to enter the sector and apply their knowledge to solve complex problems from a business perspective. [+]

MBA, Health Care Management Specialization Health care industry professionals face a rapidly growing market that raises its own unique set of challenges. This creates a need for MBA qualified professionals to enter the sector and apply their knowledge to solve complex problems from a business perspective. The MBA in Health Care Management has been carefully designed to address these issues and provide you with a broad range of applicable skills and healthcare-focused competencies. This course offers you the opportunity to pursue a number of career options in health care including finance, management, human resources, and patient care. Typical career paths for graduates include: Hospital CEO, CFO Head of quality improvement Hospital administrator Health care association director Health care consultant Clinical manager Course Requirements Academic Entry Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from a U.S. equivalent, regionally accredited institution GPA earned 2.85 or above English Language Proficiency*: IELTS: minimum 6.0 or TOEFL: minimum 60 (internet-based) or Michigan Test: minimum 85 or Bachelor’s degree from international English-speaking university or advanced degree from a U.S. institution Official test scores should be provided. [-]

MBA, Leadership and Change Management Specialization

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years January 2016 USA Chicago

In the rapidly changing business environment of today there is an acute need for creative leaders who are able to inspire and transform an organization using the resources available to them. Knowing how to most effectively use business resources is an invaluable skill. [+]

MBA, Leadership and Change Management Specialization In the rapidly changing business environment of today there is an acute need for creative leaders who are able to inspire and transform an organization using the resources available to them. Knowing how to most effectively use business resources is an invaluable skill. Learn to lead, adapt and grow a business, driving it forward while at the same time managing change to the best of your ability. Typical career paths for graduates include: Executive leadership, CEO/CMO/COO Marketing manager Entrepreneur/small business owner Human resource management Global manager Consultant Course Requirements Academic Entry Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from a U.S. equivalent, regionally accredited institution GPA earned 2.85 or above English Language Proficiency*: IELTS: minimum 6.0 or TOEFL: minimum 60 (internet-based) or Michigan Test: minimum 85 or Bachelor’s degree from international English-speaking university or advanced degree from a U.S. institution Official test scores should be provided. [-]

MBA, Not-for-Profit Management Specialization

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years October 2017 USA Chicago

If you have always wanted to help others and work for a worthwhile cause, this MBA will allow you to combine that passion with business and management skills. [+]

MBA, Not-for-Profit Management Specialization If you have always wanted to help others and work for a worthwhile cause, this MBA will allow you to combine that passion with business and management skills. Focusing on the running of not-for-profit organizations, the program prepares you to supervise in a variety of sectors including community development, public health, environment, religious management, family services and the arts. Typical career paths for graduates include: Executive director Corporate partnerships manager Program director Director of advancement Director of outreach Director of development Course Requirements Academic Entry Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from a U.S. equivalent, regionally accredited institution GPA earned 2.85 or above English Language Proficiency*: IELTS: minimum 6.0 or TOEFL: minimum 60 (internet-based) or Michigan Test: minimum 85 or Bachelor’s degree from international English-speaking university or advanced degree from a U.S. institution Official test scores should be provided. [-]

MBA, Sports Management Specialization

Campus Full time 1 - 2 years October 2017 USA Chicago

Turn your passion for sports into an exciting career with an MBA in sports management. The global sports industry is big business, often growing faster than a country’s national GDP. [+]

MBA, Sports Management Specialization Turn your passion for sports into an exciting career with an MBA in sports management. The global sports industry is big business, often growing faster than a country’s national GDP. Having a solid understanding of the sports industry means coming to grips with a range of business fields. The demand is high for professionals with training in business, managerial and administrative aspects of sports. The MBA, Sports Management specialization produces potential industry leaders who are confident in a variety of sports organizations and roles. Typical career paths for graduates include: Sports media Sports administration Sports marketing Sports agent Sports operations Events management Course Requirements Academic Entry Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from a U.S. equivalent, regionally accredited institution GPA earned 2.85 or above English Language Proficiency*: IELTS: minimum 6.0 or TOEFL: minimum 60 (internet-based) or Michigan Test: minimum 85 or Bachelor’s degree from international English-speaking university or advanced degree from a U.S. institution Official test scores should be provided. [-]

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