The Best Chicago Metro Executive MBA Programs

The Basics At A Glance

SchoolCostStart DateMonthsFormatGMAT
Chicago (Booth)$148,000June21Alternate weekends with occasional week-long residenciesYes
DePaul University$64,800September24Alternating Saturday sessionsNo
Northwestern (Kellogg)$159,000January & September22Alternate weekends with occasional week-long residenciesNo
Loyola University$80,000August18Alternating Friday-Saturday classes, with three residencies including one in Rome, ItalyNo
Northern Illinois University$47,000August18Meets every Saturday in Naperville, with 3-day weekend residency & 9-day global tripNo
Purdue University-Calumet$50,000September18Meets Saturdays in Hammond, Ind., with elective business study abroad tripNo
St. Xavier UniversityNAAugust24+Saturday classesNo
University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign)$94,000September20Alternating Friday-Saturdays, with two residential weeks and an international tripNo
University of Notre Dame (Mendoza)$90,000January17Alternating Friday-Saturdays in downtown Chicago, with three residential weeks on South Bend campusNo

 

Source: School websites

The Basics At A Glance

SchoolAgeSalaryWork Exp.(months)Adv.DegreeIntlFemale
Chicago (Booth)36NA15220%8%22%
DePaulNANANANANANA
Northwestern (Kellogg)38$97,46516838%32%24%
Loyola University37NA168NANA31%
Northern Illinois University38NA180NA4%25%
Purdue University-Calumet39NA179NA17%21%
University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign)37NA156NANANA
University of Notre Dame (Mendoza)37$140,00016924%2%18%

 Source: School websites