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Concentrations are available to students in the Full-Time MBA, Evening MBA, and Weekend MBA Programs. 

While not required, most Full-Time and Part-Time students earn three to four concentrations as they explore Chicago Booth MBA courses and electives across our flexible curriculum.

MBA Concentrations


Learn how to evaluate economic performance, use accounting information for financial decisions, and create and assess managerial incentives.

Analytic Finance

Focus your MBA experience on analytic finance and build a deep understanding of financial theories and how to apply them

Behavioral Science

This concentration prepares you to navigate organizational challenges, increase productivity in the workplace, and thrive as a leader.

Business Analytics

Learn to manage and analyze datasets and models, and leverage those insights to make informed decisions


Study economics with the scholars whose insights and analyses have reshaped the face of business, markets, and the global economy.


Build the practical tools and experiences you need to start your own business or embark on a career in private equity or venture capital.


Our finance curriculum is taught by the world’s leading finance scholars, with an unmatched legacy of award-winning research and innovation.

General Management

In the general management concentration, you’ll learn that leadership begins with a strong understanding of the fundamental disciplines.

International Business

Gain a broad understanding of today’s global business environment and prepare to lead in an international setting.

Marketing Management

Go beyond the bounds of traditional marketing practice. This concentration prepares you to act decisively and solve problems with confidence.

Operations Management

Learn to maximize value by managing resources effectively. This concentration gives you the strategic vision to operationalize any business.

Strategic Management

Build the skills you need to create and implement key strategies—and shape the structure and functioning of your firm.

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Master the Fundamentals of Business

Our MBA curriculum gives you the skills to transcend trends and solve any business problem. Here’s how.

Explore Our MBA Programs

Full-Time MBA Program

The Full-Time MBA Program provides you with freedom: academic freedom, freedom to take risks, and freedom to define your impact in the world.

Part-Time MBA Programs

Our top-ranked Evening MBA and Weekend MBA Programs accommodate the schedules and lifestyles of working, goal-oriented professionals.

Executive MBA Program

To gain a global perspective, you need an MBA from a global school. Earn an MBA from Chicago Booth without interrupting your career.

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