Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Visit the MBA Program.

Visit the Business Management and Administration Department.

Visit the Foster College of Business Administration.

Program Overview

The MBA program is open to full-time and part-time students, who take classes together.  Students may enter the program in August or January. All of the required courses are offered in the evening.  For complete information, visit the MBA Program website.


The MBA program is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). For complete information, visit the MBA Program website.

Program Coursework

Bradley's MBA program core coursework focuses on deepening business acumen and building competencies in integrative thinking, change management and leadership. Additional elective courses allow you to pursue an area of concentration within finance, management or marketing. Alternatively, choose electives from any of these three disciplines to customize your own area of concentration.For complete information and details on the course requirements, please visit the Master of Business Administration Graduate Catalog.

Estimated Time to Complete the Program

The MBA program is offered on an accelerated basis, providing two seven week sessions per semester in the fall and the spring.  This format allows students to complete the program in 2 years. For complete information, visit the MBA Program website.

Faculty Research Interests

Details about faculty and their research interests can be found on the Foster College of Business Administration website.

Admission Requirements

In addition to meeting the admission requirements of the Graduate School, individuals seeking admission to the MBA program must submit official scores for the GMAT and a current resume. The Graduate Record Exam (GRE) may be substituted for the GMAT exam. The decision on the approval of the substitution rests with the Graduate Admissions Committee. To request a substitution, the applicant must include a written request with the application materials. For complete information, visit the MBA Program website.

Department Contact Information

Program Director
Rob Johannsen, (309) 677-2256,

Assistant to the Program Director
Jan Traenkenschuh, (309) 677-3714,