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PhD Program Class Profile

These figures reflect the 2020-21 incoming class.

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Average GMAT Score/Average Quantitative Score

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Average GPA

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Average GRE Quantitative Score

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Average Age

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Countries Represented
(including the United States)

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Percentage with an Advanced Degree

Applying to the PhD Program


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Explore Financial Aid

PhD students receive a tuition grant, a stipend, student health insurance, a computer or computer subsidy, and access to research and travel funding.

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Attend a PhD Admissions Event

Join us at an information session or recruiting forum to learn more about the PhD Program at Chicago Booth.

Not quite ready to apply to the PhD Program?

Explore predoctoral opportunities on the Pathways to Research and Doctoral Careers (PREDOC) website. PREDOC is a consortium of universities and research institutions that aims to foster a talented, diverse, and inclusive population in the quantitative social sciences.

Stories from the PhD Community

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Begin Your PhD Journey

The first step in joining our PhD Program is to apply for admission.

Start Your PhD Application

Questions about Our PhD Program?

View our frequently asked questions

Contact Us

If you still have questions after reviewing our FAQ, please contact us. We look forward to hearing from you!

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