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Cost of Attendance

The standard cost of attendance includes tuition and MBA fees, books, rent, food, personal expenses, transportation, and a computer allowance. As you develop your budget, we encourage you to account for additional costs for transformational experiences beyond the classroom, such as Random Walks, Industry Treks, student groups, and events.

2023–24 Estimated Cost of Attendance (Three Quarters / Nine Months)

MBA Class of 2025
JD/MBA Accelerated   MPCS/MBA
Tuition $80,961*  $117,534  $89,046****
Student Services Fee $1,398  $1,398  $1,398
Administrative Service Fee (first year only) $2,600  $2,600   $2,600 
Lifetime Transcript Fee (one-time fee charged in fall of the first year) $75  $75  $75
Books and Course Materials (includes $25 fee per class) $549   $1,785  $549
Housing & Food  $26,010
($2,890 per month)
 $19,758  $26,010
($2,890 per month)
Misc. Personal Expenses** $7,167  $7,950  $7,167
Transportation $1,800  $2,655  $1,800
Computer Allowance (first year only) $1,600     $1,600 
Total*** $122,160  $153,755  $130,245

*Total tuition for the two-year program is $161,922 and includes up to 2200 units of coursework, of which 2000 units are required for graduation. The full tuition cost is charged over six quarterly installments (nine months), regardless of whether students accelerate, decelerate, or graduate in fewer than six quarters.

**Includes University rates for health insurance, which are to be determined. This number is estimated.

***This number is an estimated total. If you have dependent expenses—a spouse who does not work, a child, or both—the Financial Aid Office may be able to adjust your cost of attendance to reflect potentially higher living expenses.

****Tuition for the MBCS/MBA includes up to 2400 units of coursework.

For additional information on financial aid, please contact the Chicago Booth Financial Aid Office at 773.702.3964 or email us.

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