Full-Time MBA Program The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Inquiry. Insight. Impact Apply

You leave Chicago Booth with a self-awareness that allows you to approach situations with control and conviction. From here on out, you can act decisively, backed by fact-based insights and a deep understanding of business fundamentals.

You gain the ability to overcome unexpected obstacles, influence on many levels, and make a difference in any environment. With an education from Chicago Booth, you’ll discover that your career path is virtually unlimited.

Student Profiles

Don
Columbus, GA
Don Caducci
Before Booth: United States Army
Internship: JP Morgan
Ruhi
India/Jacksonville, FL
Aditi Ruhi
Before Booth: Bank of America
Internship: Amazon
Stella
Chicago, IL
Stella Fayman
Before Booth: Fee Fighters, Entrepreneurs Unplugged
Internship: Start-up, Matchist.com
Sam
Accra, Ghana
Sam Yamoah
Before Booth: McKesson Corporation
Internship: McKinsey and Company
Hugh
Drumshanbo, Ireland
Hugh Gibbons
Before Booth: BNY Mellon
Internship: Goldman Sachs
Rushan
New York, NY
Rushan Guan
Before Booth: Accenture
Internship: ZipFit Denim
Haibo
China/Landsdale, PA
Haibo Lu
Before Booth: Shanghai Sharks/Chinese National Team
Internship: CancerIQ
Saburah
Cleveland, OH
Saburah Wilson
Before Booth: International Creative Management
Internship: Accenture
Chris
Pasadena, CA
Chris Iglesias
Before Booth: Cacique USA
Internship: Kraft
Amelia
Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Amelia Runyan
Before Booth: McKinsey and Company
Internship: Kirkland and Ellis LLP
Jen
Closter, NJ
Jen Park
Before Booth: Digitas
Internship: Goldman Sachs
Suraj
Fair Lawn, NJ
Suraj Patel
Before Booth: Boston Consulting Group
Internship: Education Pioneers
Carolyn
Philadelphia, PA
Carolyn Braff
Before Booth: Writer, CBS Sports
Internship: Brand Management, PepsiCo
Kevin
Pueblo, CO
Kevin McCaffrey
Before Booth: Analyst, McKinsey & Company
Internship: Founder, Dot-to-Dot Children's Books
Niranjana
Mumbai, India
Niranjana Rajagopal
Before Booth: Corporate Finance, KPMG India
Internship: Consultant, The Boston Consulting Group
Sarah
Northbrook, IL
Sarah Press
Before Booth: Associate, Bain and Company
Internship: Cofounder, CommuniTeach
Danilo
Naples, Italy
Danilo Gargiulo
Before Booth: Credit Risk, Lloyds Banking Group
Internship: Associate, HSBC
Alex
Sopot, Poland
Alex Witt
Before Booth: Intelligence Officer, CIA
Internship: Investment Banking, Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co., LLC
Jason
Diamond Bar, CA
Jason Wright
Before Booth: Professional Football Player, NFL
Internship: Consultant, McKinsey & Company
Fong Wa
Philadelphia, PA
Fong Wa Chung
Before Booth: Director, Adopt-A-Classroom
Internship: Investment Banking, Barclays
Jorge
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Jorge Acosta
Before Booth: Commercial Manager, ACC Resources
Internship: Corporate Strategy, Mattel, Inc.
Webb
Greenville, SC
Webb Brown
Before Booth: Cofounder, DayZipping LLC
Internship: Associate, New Capital Partners

Class Profile

At Chicago Booth, we value the individual and actively recruit a community of students with diverse experiences, backgrounds, perspectives, and aspirations.

Student Body Class of 2015

Underrepresented Minority Students
24%
International Students
37%
Average Student Age
28
Average GMAT Score
723
Average GPA
3.57
GPA Range (mid-80%)
3.1-3.9
Countries Represented
52
Average Work Experience
5 years

Student Body Class of 2015

65% Male and 35% Female

Undergraduate Majors

Business
33%
Economics
22%
Engineering
21%
Liberal Arts/Sciences
14%
Physical Sciences
6%
Other
4%

As of September 23, 2013

Hear it from the students

Aditi/Haibo
The importance of self-awareness is an essential lesson of LEAD
Amelia
Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Amelia
LEAD instills the confidence to present yourself with authority
Chris
Pasadena, CA
Chris
The value of scenarios learned in LEAD can be applied wherever you go
Jen
Closter, NJ
Jen
Gain skills to best interact with classmates, study groups, and potential employers
Don
Columbus, GA
Don
Career Services helps translate your experiences into what corporations want
Hugh
Drumshanbo, Ireland
Hugh
Build a career based on the ability to back up opinions with data
Sam
Accra, Ghana
Sam
Balance the challenging environment with a support system that pushes you forward
Stella
Chicago, IL
Stella
Explore how to think critically about your leadership style to expand your impact
Suraj
Fair Lawn, NJ
Suraj
Experiential learning and peer feedback give insight into personal strengths you can use to influence
Jason
Diamond Bar, CA
Jason
LEAD - not only how to lead others, but how to self-reflect
Jorge
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Jorge
Navigating leadership on an international level
Webb
Greenville, SC
Webb
LEAD Facilitators - formal mentorship to supportive friendship - with Mike Marquis, '12
Carolyn
Philadelphia, PA
Carolyn
Marketing Group - a collaborative community - with Gina Pee, '12
Niranjana
Mumbai, India
Niranjana
Second-years helping first-years in Management Consulting Group - with Deep Bodapati, '12
Sarah
Northbrook, IL
Sarah
LEAD - develop your leadership style
Kevin
Pueblo, CO
Kevin
First impressions exercise - understanding how others perceive you