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

Accelerated

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

Traditional

1.25–5 years to complete

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

Upcoming Events

January 16, 2018
12:00-1:00 pm
Live Webcast
Admissions Web Chat
This lunchtime web chat is a great opportunity to interact with admissions staff as they give you tips and straightforward answers to your questions, helping you to best navigate the admissions journey. Admissions officers will guide you through application requirements and give tips on what they are looking for.
January 25, 2018
6:00-7:30 pm
Madison Dearborn Partners
Insider Series Event: Leadership With Harry Kraemer
Join the Evening & Weekend MBA Program as we welcome Professor Harry Kraemer, author of Becoming The Best: Build a World-Class Organization Through Values-Based Leadership. Professor Kraemer will share details about his latest book, discuss leadership best practices and answer questions. This event is a great opportunity to discuss the topic of effective leadership with Kellogg peers and faculty alike.
January 31, 2018
6:00-8:00 pm
Wieboldt Hall
Room 540
Information Session
These interactive sessions will provide an opportunity for you to learn about the Evening & Weekend MBA program at Kellogg. The Admissions team will provide information about the admissions process, the Kellogg curriculum and Student Life programming and opportunities. A student panel will offer insights and advice from current students.
February 9, 2018
12:00-1:30 pm
Wieboldt Hall
Room 440
Lunch and Learn
Join the Evening & Weekend MBA Admissions team and current Kellogg students for a lunchtime chat! Engage with us in an informal setting for conversation surrounding tips and straightforward answers to your questions about the admissions journey, and any other questions you may have about the Kellogg curriculum, Career Management Center and Student Life programming.
February 24, 2018
8:30 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. You will also meet and network with current Evening & Weekend students, alumni, faculty and staff. If you are applying for the Summer 2018 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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