Weekend MBA

Weekend MBA Essays

Chicago Booth's Weekend MBA Program Office looks forward to learning more about you via your application. If you are a re-applicant, you will answer these questions, as well as one additional essay question.

Spring 2016 and Autumn 2016 

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

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

Essay Three (500 words): 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?

Re-applicant Essay (500 words): 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?

Optional Essay (500 words): If there is any important information relevant to your candidacy you were unable to address elsewhere in the application, please share that information here.