Full-Time MBA

Full-Time MBA

in Hyde Park, Chicago

Own your experience.
Define your impact.

Chicago Booth offers the world’s most flexible full-time MBA program. Every moment you spend as a Booth student is spent building upon your existing academic and professional backgrounds, bringing you closer to your goals. We are dedicated to ensuring that the return on your time and investment is unrivaled.

The Booth experience provides you with freedom: academic freedom, freedom to take risks, and freedom to define your impact in the world. Our multidisciplinary approach to problem solving empowers you with frameworks for freethinking and sound decision making. You are also welcomed into a community of faculty, alumni, and peers who will open doors for you and proudly support your success—as if it were their own.

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Alumni Stories: Brice Lipman

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Student Stories: Samantha Steiny

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Full-Time MBA Program Overview

Dig into the numbers behind the Booth experience.

icon Months

21 Months
Length of Program

icon Employment

98.4%
Received Job Offers Within 3 Months of Graduation

icon Student Groups

70+
Student-Led Groups


icon Required Course

1 Required Course
Leadership Effectiveness and Development (LEAD)

icon Concentrations Whiteboard

14
Concentrations

icon Courses

3–4 Courses
Per Quarter

Class of 2019 Stats

Class Size

582

Average GPA

3.6

GPA Range

2.72–4.0

Average Student Age

28

Countries Represented

59

US Minority Students

27%

International Students

36%

Gender

Average GMAT

730

GMAT Range

620–790

GRE

7%

Average Work Experience

5 Years

Undergraduate Majors

Business

27.9%

Liberal Arts

16.5%

Economics

24.6%

Other

3.6%

Engineering

19.8%

Physical Sciences

7.3%

Law

0.4%

Students represent a variety of backgrounds, interests, and career paths.

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Industries Represented

Accounting

1.8%

Investment Management

8.6%

Advertising/Marketing Services

2.6%

Law

0.8%

Agribusiness

0.7%

Manufacturing

1.8%

Commercial/Investment Banking/Brokerage

8.7%

Media/Entertainment/Leisure

1.5%

Computer-Related Services/Telecommunications

2.1%

Other Financial Services

3.0%

Consulting

20.8%

Other Industry

5.7%

Consumer Products

2.8%

Pharmaceutical/Biotechnology

1.2%

Diversified Financial Services

4.6%

Real Estate

1.7%

Education/Government/Nonprofit

11.5%

Retail

2.6%

Energy/Petroleum/Utilities

3.0%

Software/Printing/Publishing

2.5%

Healthcare

3.0%

Transportation/Aerospace

1.0%

Insurance

1.8%

Venture Capital/Private Equity

6.1%

Students represent a variety of backgrounds, interests, and career paths.

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Geographic Representation

Africa

0.7%

Middle East

2.9%

Asia

13.9%

Other

1.3%

Canada

1.6%

United States

62.1%

Central/South America
& Mexico

12.1%

Western Europe

3.2%

Eastern Europe

2.3%

 

Students represent a variety of backgrounds, interests, and career paths.

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All above data is as of October 1, 2016

Events

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FT - Winter Break Campus Visit

January 08, 2018 10:30 AM
Harper Center

We invite you to explore Chicago Booth! The Campus Visit Program full schedule includes a class visit, information session, building tour, and lunch with current students.

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International Student Live Chat

January 11, 9–10 AM CST
Live Chat

Join us for a live chat with current Booth international students. Get different perspectives about coming to Chicago from outside of the U.S. and transitioning to life at Booth.

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Upcoming Deadlines

Chicago Booth admits new students into the Full-Time MBA Program in the Autumn Quarter only. You can apply any time from the date the application is available to the day of the deadlines below.

  • Round 2: January 3, 2018
  • Round 3: April 3, 2018

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