Now located in downtown Chicago, the University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign) Executive MBA Program is ideal for experienced managers and accomplished professionals ready to take the next step in their careers and strengthen their general management capabilities. Program participants earn their MBA while continuing their employment. Taught by renowned Champaign faculty, the 20-month MBA program meets every other week on alternating weekends (Friday/Saturday). A collaborative, team-based approach to learning permeates the entire curriculum. Participants earn an MBA after completing 18 courses (72 credit hours).