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

As an Evening & Weekend Program student you’ll take classes at times that fit your busy schedule and customize your curriculum with more than 100 electives.

Value that lasts a lifetime

Earning an MBA from Kellogg won’t just accelerate your career in the short term. It will open up opportunities for a lifetime, as seen by trailblazing alumni.

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 23, 2017
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.
October 25, 2017
6:00-8:30 pm
222 W Merchandise Mart Plaza #1230
Chicago, IL 60654

Insider Series Event: Entrepreneurship and Heathcare Innovation with Professor David Schonthal
Curious about healthcare innovation and entrepreneurship at Kellogg? Join us for an information session and reception hosted by prominent Kellogg faculty, alumni and current students. You will learn how Kellogg equips students with the skill sets to drive innovation across enterprises. A panel of alumni will share their Kellogg experience and how Kellogg helped them lead innovations in healthcare and launch healthcare start-ups.
November 28, 2017
12:00-1:00 pm
Live Webcast
Admissions Web Chat
This lunch time web chat is a great opportunity to interact with admissions staff as they give you tips and straight forward 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.
November 29, 2017
4:30-6:30 pm
Wieboldt Hall
Room 440
Meet and Greet
At this open house style event, you'll have the opportunity to network with current Kellogg students and with staff from Admissions, Student Life and Career Management. Join us for appetizers and refreshments in a casual setting to learn more about the Evening & Weekend MBA program. There is not a formal presentation so you may arrive at any point.

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

“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

“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

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

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