Summer Business Scholars

Program Information

The Chicago Booth Summer Business Scholars Program is designed to help you learn about business school and differentiate yourself from the crowd.


Set Yourself Apart

One of the top management education institutions in the world, we’ve taken the strengths of our MBA program and developed an intensive program during which you will:

  • Study marketing, accounting, financial analysis, capital markets, and competitive strategy
  • Attend lectures featuring Chicago Booth’s world-renowned faculty and alumni
  • Visit major Chicago-area corporations, representing a variety of industries
  • Explore the Windy City, home to 30 Fortune 500 companies, a sparkling lakefront, world-class sports teams, stunning architecture, and a rich array of museums and the arts


Chicago Booth Is Different from Anything You’ve Experienced

Chicago Booth teaches people to apply the fundamentals of business to assess any challenge or opportunity. Our unique approach emphasizes using psychology, sociology, accounting, economics, and statistics to examine business issues. Our curriculum will give you the knowledge and tools you’ll need to think decisively and act confidently. You’ll gain the confidence that comes from:

  • Learning breakthrough business thinking
  • Testing ideas from a variety of perspectives
  • Strengthening leadership abilities through collaborative projects
  • Understanding the market forces that drive business
  • Working effectively with a diverse group of people
  • Polishing your communication and presentation skills
  • Starting to build a network of bright, talented contacts

Program Dates

The Summer Business Scholars Program is a three-week program. The tentative 2016 dates are Saturday, July 9 - Saturday, July 30, 2016.