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MSBE program

Master of Science Business Education

Master of Science Business Education Overview

In the Master of Science Business Education (MSBE) program, you can customize a plan of study from courses housed within the business education department, and either the MBA program or the College of Education.

After graduation, you will potentially be qualified to teach at a community college or to continue to teach in a K-12 program depending upon the sequence selected.  You could also see a career in the business world.

Housed in the College of Business, the MSBE program offers graduates multiple career paths in both business and teaching.

How to Apply

University Admission Requirements

A student applying the Business Education must:

  • have earned a four-year bachelor's degree or its equivalent from a college or university that is accredited bu the appropriate regional accrediting association, or do so within one academic year
  • present official transcripts from each college or university other than Illinois State at which graduate, undergraduate, or non-degree credit was earned. Transcripts can be emailed from the university to or mailed in a seal envelope to: Office of Admissions, 201 Hovey Hall, Campus Box 2200, Normal, IL 61790-2200

International Students can learn more about specific application requirements by visiting the Office of Admissions.

Additional Program Admission Requirements

A student applying to this program must have a 3.0 GPA or higher in the last 60 hours of undergraduate course work.

Application Deadlines

  • Fall Semester Term - July 1
  • Spring Semester Term - December 1
  • Summer Semester Term - April 1

Course Requirements

Graduate Student Admissions

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