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Welcome to Chicago—a world-class, global business city that’s home to more than 400 major corporate headquarters, the most diversified economy in the United States, and the Executive MBA Program in Chicago.

In this vibrant city, you’ll join a community of brilliant, collaborative peers from the Chicago area and beyond. Nearly 70 percent of our Chicago students commute from outside Chicago, bringing invaluable perspectives to day-to-day business issues.

Learning from award-winning faculty, you’ll develop a deep understanding of core business principles and gain a thorough grounding in The Chicago Approach to business education. In just 21 months, you’ll graduate with a lifelong global network and a world-class MBA degree.

Executive MBA Program—Chicago

Alumna Kathy Thurston talks about what it's like to be an Executive MBA student at Booth's Chicago campus.

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Where You'll Study

As a Chicago EMBA student, you’ll study at Gleacher Center, a world-class facility in the heart of Chicago’s business community that’s designed to promote the interaction of people and ideas.

Visit Gleacher Center

We’d love to welcome you to our world-class facility in the heart of downtown Chicago. While you’re here, we encourage you to sit in on a class. It’s the best way to see our faculty in action and experience our culture of rigorous inquiry firsthand.

The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Gleacher Center
450 N. Cityfront Plaza
Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: 312.464.8750

Student Story: John Mazarakis

"Studying in three cities is extremely unique. It’s the future. If you want to be a leader of the future, you have to study at a global environment."

Chicago Booth program man in class

Program Structure

Earn your MBA in 21 months at our campuses in Chicago, London, and Hong Kong.

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Is the Executive MBA Program North America a good fit for you? Send us your CV or resume, and we’ll help you answer that question.

Begin Your EMBA Journey

The first step in joining our transformational Executive MBA Program is to apply for admission.


Application Deadlines
Early Admission: October 5, 2020
First Deadline: December 7, 2020
Second Deadline: February 1, 2021
Final Deadline: April 7, 2021

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