Graduate International Applicants

UIC Business Liautaud Graduate School is proud to host many students from countries around the globe.

As an international student, we welcome you to add to the rich diversity of thought, spirit, language and ideas that permeate our campus and our programs. We welcome students from all countries to apply to our reputable, accredited, research-based programs.

International Application Deadlines

STEM Degree Program

We are pleased to announce that the UIC Business Master and PhD level programs in Management Information Systems and the MS in Business Analytics have been approved as STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) – Designated Degree Programs.

Under the Optional Practical Training (OPT) program, international students who graduate from colleges and universities in the United States are able to remain in the country and receive training through work experience for up to 12 months. Students who graduate from a designated STEM degree program can remain for an additional 17 months on an OPT STEM extension.

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