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At the Mike Ilitch School of Business, students don't just read about business in books. They roll up their sleeves and get to work in a city buzzing with industry.

A Wayne State business education opens doors all over the city and around the world, with bachelor's, master's and doctoral programs for a driven and diverse student population. 

Graduates join a strong network of more than 35,000 successful business alumni. Whether it's finding an internship, landing a job or advancing your career, there's likely a Wayne State alum nearby, ready to help.

And our Career Planning and Placement Office is there to assist you during your job search and throughout your career.

During their time at Wayne State, our students gain experience and expertise through skill development, experiential learning and extracurricular activities that only a world-renowned urban research institution can provide.

Our faculty combines the strength of rigorous academic research with the wisdom of practical experience to deliver an unrivaled educational experience.

Because we serve so many types of students, from new freshman to senior executives, we offer many educational options. You can take classes on our main campus in Midtown Detroit, at our new building in the District Detroit, or on Wayne State's satellite campuses throughout southeast Michigan. Additionally, we offer online courses that provide the ultimate in flexibility.

The high level of academic quality, competitive tuition rates and ample scholarship opportunities for business students (we award $500,000 in scholarships annually) make a Wayne State business degree the area's best value in business education.

At Wayne State, we will help you achieve your goals and be successful. If we can assist you in any way, please call the Mike Ilitch School of Business Frederick Hessler Student Success Center at 313-577-4505 or 800-910-EARN (3276).

150 years in the heart of Detroit