Average Years to Complete Program
Earn a world-class weekend MBA degree without putting your career on hold.
With our flexible curriculum and weekend schedule, the Booth Weekend MBA Program is ideal for curious, high-potential professionals from all corners of the United States.
Advance in your career while earning an MBA from the best academic business school in the world. The Booth Weekend MBA Program combines the world’s most flexible MBA curriculum with a class schedule that fits your needs. In our collaborative community, you’ll build the knowledge and skills to rise to any business challenge and propel yourself to the next level.
*Plus Leadership Exploration and Development (LEAD)
||29.5% Female / 70.5% Male|
|Average GRE Verbal||158|
|Average GRE Quant||161|
|Work Experience (Mid-80%)||3–11 Years|
|Students Living outside Illinois||77%|
|Students with an advanced degree||42%|
Based on 2022 incoming student data.
*Percentage of international students represents those attending on a work visa.
|Diversified Financial Services||3%|
|Technology - Software||0.7%
|Widely Diversified Manufacturing||0.7%
|Widely Diversified Services||0.7%
Based on 2022 incoming student data
The Weekend MBA format provides a concentrated schedule that you can tailor to your lifestyle. It is an excellent choice for those who commute from different regions of the country or for those who live nearby and prefer flexibility of weekend studies.
Seventy-six percent of Booth Weekend MBA students travel to our downtown campus each weekend from California, Indiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, Oregon, Texas, Wisconsin, and beyond.
As a commuter, you will have access to:
Most out-of-town students arrive Saturday morning, attend two classes, and still have time to study, network, and socialize before leaving town. Weekend students can also take a Friday evening course if their schedule allows. Students within driving distance often carpool with classmates from the same area.
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Admissions staff, students, and alumni host admissions events year-round, primarily off-campus, and/or virtually. Our events take place around the globe.
The first step in joining our Part-Time MBA Program is to apply for admission.
Autumn Quarter: June 5, 2023 (Evening MBA and Weekend MBA)
Winter Quarter: September 25, 2023 (Evening MBA and Weekend MBA)
Spring Quarter: January 5, 2024 (Evening MBA and Weekend MBA)
Summer Quarter: March 25, 2024 (Evening MBA and Weekend MBA)
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As a Chicago Business Fellow (CBF), Talha Siddiqui will be one of Chicago Booth’s first Gen Z Weekend MBA graduates. CBF is designed specifically for professionals with three years or less of full-time work experience who are interested in earning an MBA. Learn more about his early career MBA experience and why getting an MBA can be beneficial for you.Early Career MBA: Spotlight on Chicago Business Fellows Talha Siddiqui
Students in the Booth Evening and Weekend MBA programs share why Part-Time was the choice for them.Ask A Boothie - Why Did You Choose a Part-Time MBA?