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Lake Forest Graduate School Of Management, Chicago:
Lake Forest Graduate School of Management is a leading business graduate school in the Chicago, Illinois area. An MBA from Lake Forest can help you solve business problems more effectively, sharpen your leadership skills and professional presence and meet your career goals. It is a general management business degree, providing you with a broad knowledge base in the areas that are critical for success in today's business environment. Timely business topics are incorporated into a curriculum which includes accounting, business management and policy, communications, economics, finance, marketing, organizational development, and strategy.

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MBA General Management Business Degree Program:

Photo of MBA Programs in Chicago IL areaThe Lake Forest MBA program is a smart choice for experienced professionals who want to become the kind of leaders who get noticed and get results. Our classes are small and dynamic, with 22 students on average, but never more than 30. Our classroom experience is built around the open exchange of ideas, not just lectures.

Our MBA coursework requires both team projects and individual study. By forming study groups and participating in team projects, you will develop and improve your abilities to assume various and important roles, and interact within any given business situation.

The wealth of your fellow students’ diversity, experience, perspectives, and skills contribute directly to your learning experience through our collaborative approach. Our faculty members teach using a wide range of teaching methodologies that enhance your experiential learning and improve retention. Whether you attend classes at our Lake Forest, Chicago, or Schaumburg campus, you will benefit by learning from facilitated discussions, case studies, computer simulations and exercises, role-play, team projects and presentations, and the application of classroom learning to your current workplace projects.

Accreditation & Recognition:

Lake Forest Graduate School of Management is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association. LFGSM is authorized to grant Master's degrees by the Illinois Board of Higher Education. Courses in the MBA program have been approved by the State of Illinois Department of Professional Regulation for Illinois public accountants' continuing professional education credit.

Our exceptional approach to the Lake Forest MBA classroom experience is what makes Lake Forest Graduate School of Management one of the leading Chicago MBA schools in the area. At Lake Forest, we recognize the increasingly important challenges in global business and offer a specialization in global business. We also offer a specialization in organizational behavior. Additionally, we offer a specialization in healthcare management as a corporate on-site program only.

Why Study at Lake Forest?

Image of MBA Programs in Chicago IL area- As an independent, not-for-profit organization, we put your educational interests first. Because we focus on the working professional, we've designed our program around what working professionals say is most important in an MBA education. The combined strengths of our curriculum, faculty, students, and administration set us apart from other Chicago business schools.

- Our part-time program fits your full-time life. Three convenient campuses in downtown Chicago, Schaumburg and Lake Forest offer evening and Saturday programs to accommodate your busy schedule. We even offer classes at some of the area’s leading corporations. And you can complete your Lake Forest MBA with only 16 course units, choosing from our two-, three- and four-year programs.

- Lake Forest's broad, general management curriculum will provide you with the conceptual perspectives, the functional skills, and the practical tools to lead or manage almost any type of business situation. The contemporary content of our courses means your Lake Forest MBA will be relevant to the issues you face today.

- Our 100% business-leader faculty is made up of successful practitioners, from key executives in Fortune 500 companies to entrepreneurial founders of start-ups. When they’re not in the classroom, they’re making real decisions that affect real businesses, every day. That means you learn more than theory – you learn what works in the real world.

- You will be challenged by and partner with experienced professional classmates in small, dynamic classroom settings that stimulate creative problem solving and skill development. Our students bring serious experience to class – 13 years on average, which is more than twice that of most other Chicago business schools. So they come ready to share practical ideas and fresh perspectives on today’s business issues.

- Your Lake Forest MBA learning will be immediately applicable to your current workplace challenges, so you can leverage your learning investment right away, and throughout your MBA career. You won’t find this high level of meaningfulness, practicality, and business relevance at every Chicago business school; but at Lake Forest it’s what we teach every day.

- You will experience being treated professionally – with interest and responsiveness – by an approachable, collaborative organization solely focused on developing tomorrow’s business leaders. You’ll form lasting relationships with classmates and business-leader faculty members. And you’ll be able to tap into a huge business network for your entire career.

Lake Forest MBA Global Business Opportunities:

Photos of Lake Forest Graduate School Of Management, ChicagoIf you're interested in gaining hands-on global business experience, the Lake Forest MBA program is the place for you. At Lake Forest, you can either specialize in global business, or you can take as many or as few global business courses as you'd like. In each course, you and your teammates will:

- Work, study, and live in selected global cities for up to two weeks, depending on the course
- Examine the region's economic climate in meetings with the senior management of local and multinational businesses and financial institutions
- Examine the region’s political environment through visits with local government officials
- Become familiar with the region’s culture and its impact on conducting global business
- Complete a consulting project in the local market by analyzing a problem or opportunity, and developing a business solution
- Personally present your business solution to a panel of local academics, business representatives, and clients for their evaluation
- Gain insight into the challenges facing global business and acquire a new understanding of business as it relates to your organization
- All courses are taught by Lake Forest MBA faculty who have business experience in the respective region, and by faculty from in-country university partners.

Fundamental to each course is your hands-on, in-country consulting project for an area business, and regional presentations by prominent business, political, financial, and labor leaders chosen for their expertise in global issues.

Our current in-country global business courses are:
- Global Practicum: Europe
- Global Practicum: Asia
- Global Practicum: Latin America

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The Kendall College School of Business, Chicago
Courses / Programs
The Kendall College School of Business, based in Chicago, Illinois, provides a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business with a number of career-specific concentrations that include Management, Psychology, Marketing Methods, Foodservice Management, and Small Business Management. Our business degree program curricula combines innovative tools such as situation-based challenges, living case studies, management simulations and integrative projects with a globally-driven academic base in the areas of economics, accounting, finance, marketing and human resources.

We generate graduates who are professionally-poised, confident and prepared for leadership roles in a variety of career fields such as retail, marketing, sales, communications, financial services, insurance, public administration, consulting, project management and food service management.

Kendall College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Kendall has maintained its accredited status since 1962. The academic degree programs have been approved by the Illinois Board of Higher Education.
Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Business Degree Programs:

Concentrations include:
- Management
- Foodservice Management
- Psychology
- Small Business Management
- Marketing Methods
LP Solutions
Courses / Programs
Based in San Bernardino County, California, LP Solutions offers in-person, webinar, and e-Learning courses in Loss Prevention to students from around the world. Our courses were developed for the individual interested in getting into the interesting Loss Prevention market. In addition to our dedicated course, we also offer Loss Prevention Consulting Services to small business owners looking to increasing their profits and lowering their losses.

Our Loss Prevention training course is designed to get you in the job market right after class. Our basic Loss Prevention Agent course is ideal for those looking to break into the Loss Prevention field in an entry-level position. As well as special seminars held throughout the US and Canada, we can hold any of our class in your local area.

For those unfamiliar with Loss Protection - the focus generally includes shoplifting and embezzlement by store staff. "Loss Prevention" or "LP" is used to describe a number of methods used to reduce the amount of all losses and shrink often related in the retail environment.
Introduction to Loss Prevention Certification Course - study options:
- In-person
- Webinar
- e-Learning / Online

Modules include:
- LP and the Law
- LP Corporate Structure
- Retail and Corporate LP
- Duties and Expectations
- Loss Prevention Fundamentals
- Elements of Proof
- Methods of Theft
- Approach and Initial Contact
- Powers of Arrest
- Report Writing
- LP Technology
- Dishonest Employees
- Resume Workshop
Eastern Illinois University, Charleston IL
Courses / Programs
The Graduate School at Eastern Illinois University (EIU) invites prospective students to apply to our newly established Professional Science Master's in Geographic Information Sciences (PSM in GISci). This degree is an interdisciplinary program designed to facilitate students' pursuit of an advanced qualification with training in the Geographic Information Sciences, while simultaneously developing business skills highly valued by potential employers.

Eastern Illinois University has a strong history in the Geographic Information Sciences. Our faculty work closely with each student to individually tailor their program of study and internship experience, thus making them competitively prepared for the workforce and/or higher level degrees.
Professional Science Master's in Geographic Information Sciences:

Core Courses:
- Accounting from a Management Perspective

- Business Operations in Sustainable Energy Facilities

- Geographic Information Systems

- Organizational Behavior and Group Dynamics

- Remote Sensing
University of St. Francis
Courses / Programs
Study in university in Illinois, USA! Situated in Joliet, a suburb of Chicago IL, University of St. Francis (USF) is a liberal arts university that provides a wide range of Undergraduate and Masters Degree programs to American students and international students from around the world.

Undergraduate majors are available in a wide range of popular career fields including Computer Science, Information Technology, Art & Design, Education, Social Work, Management, Marketing, and more.

As a Catholic university rooted in the liberal arts, we are a welcoming community of learners challenged by Franciscan values, engaged in a continuous pursuit of knowledge, faith, wisdom, and justice, and ever mindful of a tradition that emphasizes reverence for creation, compassion and peacemaking.

We strive for academic excellence in all programs, preparing women and men to contribute to the world through service and leadership.

USF facilities offer state-of-the-art amenities such as campus Wi-Fi, SMART electronic classrooms, a SIM Nursing Lab, and a Digital Audio Recording Arts studio.

USF is proud that the quality of its academic programs has been recognized by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, and the Illinois State Board of Education.
Undergraduate Degree Programs:
• Accounting
• Art & Design
• Biology
• Communication & Media Arts
• Computer Science
• Criminal & Social Justice
• Elementary Education
• English
• Finance
• Health Care Management
• History
• Information Technology
• International Business
• Management
• Marketing
• Mathematics
• Medical Technology
• Nursing
• Political Science
• Radiation Therapy
• Radiography
• Social Work, and more..

Masters Degree Programs:
• Master of Business Administration
• Nursing
• Master of Education
• Training Development, and more..
Depaul University School of Computing and Digital Media
Courses / Programs
DePaul University's College of Computing and Digital Media (CDM) in downtown Chicago, Illinois is one of the largest IT education institutions in the nation. CDM offers a large selection of Certificate, Bachelor & Masters degree programs - from traditional Computer Science, to Graphics, Animation, Gaming, and Digital Cinema. As well as on-campus degree programs, we also offer a variety of graduate programs that can be taken online through distance learning.

Despite our size and breadth of offerings, here you will be recognized and treated as an individual. Our average class size is just 23. All of your classes will be taught by full-time professors or faculty who are working professionals.

CDM's Undergraduate Programs reflect DePaul's focus on a broad liberal education with specialized and rigorous study in computing and digital media. Our degree programs offer academic options in technology, computing, and media that stay closely connected to emerging trends.

Our Graduate Programs are designed for working professionals to advance their careers. Classes are offered in the evenings in the Loop and online. Ten of CDM's graduate programs are also offered completely online.
Undergraduate / Graduate Degree Programs:
- Computer Science
- Game Development
- Digital Cinema
- Information Systems
- Information Technology
- Network Engineering
- Software Engineering,
- Applied Technology
- Business Information Technology
- Computational Finance
- IT Project Management and more..

Certificate Programs:
- Advanced SQL
- IT Project Management
- Wireless LAN Security
- Java Web Development
- Web Development with AJAX Technologies
- SharePoint Developer, and more..
Mendoza College of Business, The University of Notre Dame
Courses / Programs
The Mendoza College of Business is one of the colleges at the University of Notre Dame, located in Notre Dame, Indiana. It is a highly ranked American business school offering undergraduate and postgraduate programs including The Notre Dame MBA. The College also offers a broad range of custom programs for businesses and organizations, as well as certificate programs for executives and nonprofit managers and leaders. These programs are offered through the Executive Education and Nonprofit Professional Development departments.

At Notre Dame, we challenge undergraduates to pursue business excellence and ethical leadership through business majors in Accountancy, Finance, Marketing and Management, Consulting, Entrepreneurship or Information Technology Management, and more.
Undergraduate & Graduate Business Degree & Certificate Programs:

- Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
- Master of Business Administration (MBA)
- Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA)
- Master of Science in Accountancy
- Master of Nonprofit Administration
- Custom programs for businesses
- Certificate programs for executives, nonprofit managers & leaders