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National Louis University day 1 cpt stem degrees hybrid
National Louis University international day 1 cpt student attending hybrid format degree

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Master's and Doctorate Programs with CPT

National Louis University offers high-demand Master's and Doctorate programs with integral day 1 CPT that are specifically designed with professional, international students like you in mind.

Program Duration:

15 months MS Business Data Analytics

4 years Doctorate of Business Administration

Semester/Quarter Tuition:

$4740 MS Business Data Analytics

$4992 Doctorate of Business Administration

CPT: Yes

Campus Session: 1 weekend per semester/quarter



Hybrid Programs for International Students. Integral CPT from Day-1.

In 2023, National Louis University was ranked as the No. 30 Best National University, and No. 1 Best Bang for Your Buck (Midwest) by Washington Monthly.


National Louis University’s programs are designed to augment your career readiness and give you a competitive advantage. You'll apply what you learn in the classroom to a real-world setting through a required business practicum and build a professional network of business experts and fellow students from around the world.

The MS Business Data Analytics program will prepare you to enact data-driven decisions and analysis strategies using an ethical, effective, efficient, and compelling approach in your organizations and communities. 

The Doctorate of Business Administration (DBA) program is for business and academic professionals who want to build upon master’s-level competencies, skills, and knowledge. Throughout the program, you'll master leadership, strategic thinking, decision-making, and research skills to become a leader in your field.

Our Master's and Doctorate Programs with CPT

MS Business Data Analytics

Locations: Chicago, IL and Tampa, FL

Doctorate of Business Administration (DBA)

Locations: Tampa, FL​

Degree Highlights 

Blended On-Campus Experience

This flexible model combines online courses with in-person experience. On-campus sessions occur 1 weekend per semester/quarter.

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International Student Support

You’ll have a Designated Student Officer on our Chicago, IL, and Tampa, FL campuses to support you and assist in navigating visa requirements and SEVIS maintenance.

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Career-Focused Practicum


Immediately apply your classroom learning to real-world career training and advancement. From courses to competencies, you’ll set yourself apart with our practicum that sets you up for success.

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Professional Networking


You’ll have the opportunity to develop a collaborative and supportive network of peers from across the world. Who knows? They could connect you to future careers.

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International Students at univeristy campus with day 1 cpt and stem degrees

Level-Up Your Career Potential with National Louis University!

Refer a friend! Receive $500 for each referred international student who enrolls and attends classes at an HMS partner institution.

HMS is an exclusive partner of National Louis University, managing all graduate applications and assisting prospective students through the application process. Please direct all program and application questions to

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