Evening MBA

Evening MBA Essays

The Chicago Booth Evening MBA and Weekend MBA Programs Office looks forward to learning more about you via your application. If you are a reapplicant, you will answer these questions, as well as one additional essay.

Winter 2015, Spring 2015, and Summer 2015

1. Imagine yourself at LAUNCH (your three-day orientation) meeting your classmates for the first time. Introduce yourself. (250 words maximum)

2. How will an MBA from Chicago Booth, from the Evening MBA Program specifically, at this point in your life help you achieve both your short- and long-term goals? (500 words maximum)

3. Please complete this statement: I am a valuable member of a team because... (500 words maximum)

Re-applicant Essay: Upon reflection, how has your thinking regarding your future, Chicago Booth, and/or obtaining your MBA changed since the time of your last application and what steps have you taken to strengthen your application since the last time you applied? (250 words maximum)

4. (Optional Essay) If there is any important information relevant to your candidacy you were unable to address elsewhere in the application, please share that information here. (250 words maximum)

Autumn 2015

1. We often have a short window of time to make an impression. Introduce yourself to your classmates. (250 words maximum)

2. Chicago Booth offers four ways to earn an MBA. Why is the Evening MBA the best fit for your short- and long-term career goals? Why are you the best fit for the program? (500 words maximum)

3. Developing leadership skills is an important component of an MBA program. What qualities do you value in a leader? How will an MBA from Booth help develop your leadership skills? (500 words maximum) 

Re-applicant Essay: Upon reflection, how has your thinking regarding your future, Chicago Booth, and/or obtaining your MBA changed since the time of your last application; and what steps have you taken to strengthen your application since the last time you applied? (250 words maximum)

4. (Optional Essay) If there is any important information relevant to your candidacy you were unable to address elsewhere in the application, please share that information here. (250 words maximum)