Full-Time MBA

Full-Time MBA

in Hyde Park, Chicago

Own your experience.
Define your impact.

Chicago Booth offers the world’s most flexible full-time MBA program. Every moment you spend as a Booth student is spent building upon your existing academic and professional backgrounds, bringing you closer to your goals. We are dedicated to ensuring that the return on your time and investment is unrivaled.

The Booth experience provides you with freedom: academic freedom, freedom to take risks, and freedom to define your impact in the world. Our multidisciplinary approach to problem solving empowers you with frameworks for freethinking and sound decision making. You are also welcomed into a community of faculty, alumni, and peers who will open doors for you and proudly support your success—as if it were their own.

Spotlight on Booth

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Poets & Quants: Top Booth MBAs to Watch

Ngozika Uzoma and two of her Booth classmates were named top MBAs to watch by Poets & Quants. 

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2018 - 2019 Full-Time Application

The 2018 - 2019 Full-Time MBA application is officially open! Read our blog to find out what is new this year.

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Student Stories: Sara Markowitz

Sara came to Booth to build management and leadership skills, preparing her to affect change in the healthcare industry.

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Full-Time MBA Program Overview

Dig into the numbers behind the Booth experience.

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21 Months
Length of Program

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98.4%
Received Job Offers Within 3 Months of Graduation

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70+
Student-Led Groups


icon Required Course

1 Required Course
Leadership Effectiveness and Development (LEAD)

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14
Concentrations

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3–4 Courses
Per Quarter

Class of 2019 Stats

Class Size

582

Average GPA

3.6

GPA Range

2.72–4.0

Average Student Age

28

Countries Represented

59

US Minority Students

27%

International Students

36%

Gender

Average GMAT

730

GMAT Range

620–790

GRE

7%

Average Work Experience

5 Years

Undergraduate Majors

Business

27.2%

Liberal Arts

11.3%

Economics

24.9%

Other

4.2%

Engineering

18.2%

Physical Sciences

10.31%

Law

0.7%

Students represent a variety of backgrounds, interests, and career paths.

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Industries Represented

Accounting

0.5%

Investment Management

7.4%

Advertising/Marketing Services

1.2%

Law

0.2%

Agribusiness

0.2%

Manufacturing

1.7%

Commercial/Investment Banking/Brokerage

10.5%

Media/Entertainment/Leisure

0.0%

Computer-Related Services/Telecommunications

1.0%

Other Financial Services

0.0%

Consulting

21.0%

Other Industry

4.1%

Consumer Products

1.0%

Pharmaceutical/Biotechnology

0.9%

Diversified Financial Services

5.5%

Real Estate

1.7%

Education/Government/Nonprofit

8.9%

Retail

1.6%

Energy/Petroleum/Utilities

6.5%

Software/Printing/Publishing

0.2%

Healthcare

2.0%

Technology - Software

4.9%

Insurance

0.9%

Venture Capital/Private Equity

6.5%

Students represent a variety of backgrounds, interests, and career paths.

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Geographic Representation

Africa

0.3%

Middle East

2.4%

Asia

12.7%

Other

1.0%

Canada

1.4%

United States

65.1%

Central/South America
& Mexico

12.5%

Western Europe

2.7%

Eastern Europe

1.7%

 

Students represent a variety of backgrounds, interests, and career paths.

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All above data is as of October 1, 2017

Events

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FT - FT Summer Campus Visits

August 27, 2018 10:00 AM
Harper Center

We invite you to visit us in Chicago. The Campus Visit Program summer schedule includes an information session and building tour. Class visits will resume in October.

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Student-Hosted Event in Boston

June 28, 2018 6:00 PM
Boston

Join current students for an informal gathering to learn more about the Booth experience.

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Upcoming Deadlines

Chicago Booth admits new students into the Full-Time MBA Program in the Autumn Quarter only. You can apply any time from the date the application is available to 11:59 p.m. CST on the day of the deadlines below.

  • Round One Deadline - September 27, 2018
  • Round Two Deadline - January 3, 2019
  • Round Three Deadline - April 4, 2019

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