Applying to Kellogg

Executive MBA Program – Kellogg School of Management
As a rigorous program for seasoned executives, the Executive MBA Program looks for candidates with rich work experience and demonstrated career growth. We require applicants to have at least eight to 10 years of work experience. Most admitted students have an average of 12 to 15 years of work experience.
Candidates may apply to one of four program options. Non-U.S. applicants who require a student visa and all applicants who would like to be considered for scholarships must apply by the Round 1 deadline in order to be considered.

Program Options

Location Start Date Round 1 Round 2
Evanston and Miami
January 2018
August 23, 2017
October 4, 2017
Evanston and Miami
September 2018
April 18, 2018
May 30, 2018

Application Requirements

A complete application includes:
  • Application
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Sponsorship letter from your organization
  • Official transcripts
  • Honor code agreement
  • Interview

Admissions Decisions

When making admissions decisions, the EMBA admissions committee has a holistic approach and considers candidates’ work experience, academic history, recommendations, company sponsorship, interview and application. Candidates are admitted on a rolling basis and notified by US mail and email once the decision has been made.