Evening MBA
Weekend MBA
Executive MBA

Part-time MBA Programs

You don’t need to put your career on pause to get your MBA from Chicago Booth. Whether you’re a successful executive or a rising professional, our part-time MBA programs feature distinctive formats that fit your schedule, your individual path, and your goals. 

In the Chicago Booth Evening or Weekend MBA programs in Chicago, the flexible curriculum allows you to tailor your part-time MBA experience to your career goals.

In our Executive MBA programs at our Chicago, London, or Hong Kong campuses, the structured general management curriculum gives you the tools to elevate your career to new heights.

In all our part-time programs, you’ll get the same faculty, the same world-class education, and the same degree. At any stage of your career, in any place around the globe, Booth has a top-ranked, part-time MBA program that will allow you to make the impact you envision.

Our part-time MBA programs at a glance

Evening MBA / Weekend MBA

The Evening and Weekend Programs allow students to continue working—in Chicago or around the United States—while getting an MBA.


  • Downtown Chicago

Student profile

  • Evening and Weekend students represent more than 35 industries and 370 companies
  • Wide range of work experience, with the mid 80% range being 2–10 years
  • GMAT mid-80% range is 610–730, or equivalent GRE


  • Flexible pace: 2.5–3 years on average, up to five years to complete.
  • Flexible curriculum: choose from more than 130 courses to tailor your MBA experience
  • Ability to take courses across programs

You Might Not Know

  • 70% of Weekend MBA students live outside Illinois and travel to Chicago each weekend for class.
  • The Evening MBA and Weekend MBA Programs have the same courses and faculty as the Full-Time MBA Program.
  • Most Evening and Weekend students seek to advance in their current company or industry.
  • As part of the Evening and Weekend MBA Programs, we have a program for those with 0–3 years of work experience: Chicago Business Fellows (CBF)

Executive MBA

The Executive MBA program allows senior business professionals moving to higher-level management or leadership roles to continue working while earning an MBA.


  • Chicago
  • London
  • Hong Kong

Student profile

  • A senior manager or director with an average of 12–15 years of experience
  • Our students represent more than 28 different industries and come from more than 60 countries across the globe.


  • Chicago program: classes meet every other Friday and Saturday over 21 months with five week-long residential sessions at all three locations; London and Hong Kong programs: classes take place in 16 week-long sessions of full-time classes
  • On all campuses, students join a dedicated, tight-knit cohort of classmates who will remain part of your global network throughout your career.

You Might Not Know

  • Our Executive MBA Program was established in 1943—the first MBA program of its kind in the world.
  • Regardless of the Executive MBA Program campus you choose, you spend a third of your time with students from Booth’s other two global campuses, building your international network.
  • The Executive MBA Program features the same faculty, the same curriculum, and the same MBA degree no matter where you take your classes.
  • As part of the program, you receive lifelong career services support whether you are based in Asia, Europe, or North America.


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