Evening & Weekend MBA Program

Propel your career in a top part-time MBA program

Kellogg’s top-ranked part-time MBA is designed for intelligent, ambitious leaders who want to propel their professional development without putting their careers on hold.

In the Evening & Weekend MBA Program, you will master the skills and build the network you need to realize your highest career aspirations while earning an MBA part time. Only at Kellogg will you find the broadest array of global opportunities, an unparalleled approach to leadership development and a curriculum that builds well-rounded leaders.

Customize your downtown Chicago class schedule by choosing from the Evening MBA or Weekend MBA programs, and follow a Traditional or Accelerated pace to earn your degree. By graduation, you’ll share the same toolkit, skills and network as our most prominent alumni.

Why choose Kellogg’s Evening & Weekend MBA Program?

Leadership and career development

The Kellogg Leadership Journey is designed to accelerate your development as a brave leader in a setting that allows you to look holistically at your career and professional goals.

Flexibility for the working professional

The Evening & Weekend MBA Program offers schedule options to fit your lifestyle and different paces to match your experience. Customize your curriculum with more than 100 electives.

Distinctive culture

You'll join a community of driven and supportive professionals who are committed to learning both inside and outside the classroom.

Choose your schedule

Chicago skyline lit up at night and Kellogg Chicago campus

Evening MBA

Our Evening MBA Program lets you take MBA classes during the week, right after work. The Evening Program is a popular option for professionals who live or work in the Chicago area and want to earn a part-time MBA.

Kellogg Weekend MBA students head to class on Saturdays

Weekend MBA

The Weekend MBA Program lets you spend your Saturdays immersed in class. It’s ideal for commuters or locals who like to earn their part-time MBA but travel during the week. And with the option to add Friday or weeknight classes, you’ll have ample opportunity to earn your MBA.

Set your pace

Kellogg students learning in the part-time MBA classroom


1–4 years to complete

Dive right into advanced electives if you’ve completed requisite business courses.

Kellogg part-time students walking to Kellogg Chicago MBA campus


1.25–5 years to complete

Complete core management courses before refining your skills in a specific area.

Upcoming Events

October 8, 2019
12:00-12:45 pm
Live Webcast
Information Session: Virtual
During this webinar-style information session connect with admissions staff as they provide information about the Kellogg Evening & Weekend MBA program, admissions process and application requirements. The session will include live Q&A.
October 15, 2019
4:30-6:00 pm
Wieboldt Hall
Room 440
Diversity Meet and Greet
At this networking event, you'll have the opportunity to connect with students from Kellogg's Hispanic Management Association, Women's Business Association and Pride@Kellogg to learn about their personal and professional experiences in the Evening & Weekend MBA program.
October 15, 2019
6:00-8:00 pm
Wieboldt Hall
Room 440
Insider's Guide to Acing the Evening & Weekend MBA Application
Learn more about the admission process, application requirements and tips for preparing for the GMAT or GRE exam. Kellogg Admissions staff and Manhattan Prep staff will provide applications tip and candidly answer your questions.
October 23, 2019
6:00-8:00 pm
Wieboldt Hall
Room 440
Information Session: On-Campus
This interactive session will provide an opportunity for you to learn about the Kellogg Evening & Weekend MBA program, admissions process and application requirements. A student and alumni panel will share their experiences.
November 9, 2019
8:15 am-6:30 pm
Wieboldt Hall
Kellogg Preview Day
Kellogg Preview Day is designed to give students interested in the Evening & Weekend MBA Program a convenient opportunity to visit a class, attend information sessions on admissions, student life and career services, and hear keynote addresses by Kellogg leadership all in one day. If you are applying for the Spring 2020 quarter, you may also complete the interview required for application (optional).

Meet our part-time MBA students

Hear what students have to say about the power of attending the Kellogg Evening & Weekend MBA Program.
Bruce Klink is a Kellogg part-time MBA student who experienced MBA study abroad
Bruce Klink
Senior Manager, Capital One

“Kellogg’s Evening MBA Program hands you new opportunities, relationships and capabilities to develop the mindset of a global leader.”

Charlie Hart went to the Kellogg part-time MBA for career development
Charlie Hart
Senior Marketing Manager, Retail Leadership Development Program, Amazon

“Kellogg provided me with the momentum I needed to meet my goals faster than I could have ever anticipated."

Susan Wang used the Kellogg part-time MBA program to prepare for a career in finance
Susan Wang
Senior Associate, Finance, KPMG

“Kellogg has taught me to utilize my existing finance skills to think creatively."

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