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Through a partnership with the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, working professionals employed by companies participating in Bright Horizons EdAssist benefits may enroll in online programs and be eligible for tuition reimbursement. Contact Bright Horizons EdAssist about your eligibility for tuition reimbursement.

Steps to Receive the Partnership Benefit:

  • View our course list and select courses.
  • Verify that your selection qualifies for reimbursement by your employer. Contact Bright Horizons EdAssist for information about your employer’s policy.
  • Please note: Additional employment verification may be necessary after enrollment.
  • Log into your Tuition Assistance Portal and use the live chat feature or submit a support ticket for assistance or additional information.

College of Education

The College of Education (COE) at Illinois offers adult learners with diverse backgrounds a valuable investment in their future through its online programs. Learn from world-class faculty, leading researchers, and passionate educators; and learn with peers who come with rich experiences. Education at Illinois Online Programs is top-ranked nationally in terms of quality and affordability and is backed by a university with a superb reputation for technological innovation and access to learning resources. Join a network of Education alumni around the globe who are shaping the future of education.

Online Certificate of Specialization

Instructional Design MasterTrack® Certificate

$2,384 | 8 Credit Hours | 4-7 Months

Launch your instructional design career in 4-7 months with a fully online two-course graduate certificate. The Instructional Design MasterTrack® Certificate program provides professionals engaged in instructional design and those aspiring to enter the field with much sought-after skills to solve real-world learning and performance challenges in various work settings. Master key concepts in instructional and training system design and learning technologies and learn to integrate technology in today’s learning environments. Graduate credits earned can be applied toward qualifying degree programs.

Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science’s fully online program provides busy professionals the opportunity to complete a degree online while they continue to meet their current life and career obligations. Learn about new statistical and computational methods that are transforming business and society from the Illinois faculty who are pioneering them. Students are advised and assessed by Illinois faculty and teaching assistants on the more rigorous set of assignments, projects, and exams required for required to earn a degree from a #5 ranked degree program.

Online Master’s Degrees

Master of Computer Science (MCS)

$21,440 | 32 Credit Hours | 12-60 Months

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign’s Master of Computer Science (MCS) program is designed to give you hands-on, applicable experience. Make plans to advance your career with a fully online Master of Computer Science degree. The program offers carefully curated content and experiences that will elevate your future-forward leadership capacity in fields such as globalization, innovation, and shaping the digital future.

Master of Computer Science in Data Science (MCS-DS) track

$21, 440 | 32 Credit Hours | 12-60 Months

Earning your master’s degree with the pioneering University of Illinois faculty is an ideal way to launch and advance a successful data science career. Illinois Computer Science offers a specialized track of courses that satisfy the MCS degree requirements, but with coursework that focuses on data science — the art of extracting new knowledge and finding meaningful information in a massive sea of data.

Gies College of Business

Gies College of Business’ fully online programs deliver an impact that is real and tangible. Through our flexible, highly engaging online classes, you’ll learn from world-renowned faculty and industry experts and enjoy the quality education you expect from a respected, highly ranked public university. Fellow students also bring insights from a variety industries and cultures in real time.

Online Master’s Degrees

Master of Business Administration (iMBA)

$23,040 | 72 Credit Hours | 24-60 Months

The iMBA is a highly engaging, fully online program that delivers practical business mastery along with leadership vision. The program offers carefully curated content and experiences that will elevate your future-forward leadership capacity in fields such as globalization, innovation, and shaping the digital future.

Master of Science in Accountancy (iMSA)

$20,840 – $27,200 | 32 Credit Hours | 18-60 Months

No matter the depth of your accounting background, the Gies iMSA can make you a versatile business professional. The iMSA’s leading-edge data analytics curriculum will prepare you to gather and analyze critical information and make informed strategic decisions for your organization.

Master of Science in Management (iMSM)

$11,520 | 36 Credit Hours | 12-60 Months

The iMSM helps you build a foundation of business skills from team leadership to budget management. It’s a smart investment in your early-career success because it delivers high-quality content that gives you a competitive edge.