Northwestern University

Northwestern University
Kellogg School of Management
2001 Sheridan Road
Evanston, Illinois 60208

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2017 Business Week Ranking: Full-time MBA: 8th
2017 Forbes Ranking: Full-time, 2-year MBA: 4th
2017 Economist Ranking: Full-time MBA: 1st
2018 Financial Times Ranking: Full-time MBA: 12th

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One-year MBA

Evanston
1-year, full-time program
IntakeJune
Application fee$250
Admission Requirements
    A bachelor's or equivalent degree from an accredited college or university
Application Checklist
  • Application responses
  • Essays
  • Transcripts
  • GMAT or GRE score
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Resume
  • Interview report
  • Video essays
  • For international candidates, the committee also assesses: TOEFL, IELTS

Two-year MBA

Evanston
2-year, full-time program
IntakeSeptember
Application fee$250
Admission Requirements
    A bachelor's or equivalent degree from an accredited college or university
Application Checklist
  • Application responses
  • Essays
  • Transcripts
  • GMAT or GRE score
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Resume
  • Interview report
  • Video essays
  • For international candidates, the committee also assesses: TOEFL, IELTS

Evening MBA

Chicago
Part-time program
  • Classes are held on weeknights from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Wieboldt Hall in downtown Chicago
  • Each class meets once a week. Weekend classes on Saturdays are also availabl
DurationTime to finish:
  • Accelerated: 1–4 years to graduate (average time is 2 years)
  • Traditional: 1.25–5 years to graduate (average time is 2.5 years)
IntakeSummer, Spring, Fall, Winter
Application fee $185
Admission Requirements
  • Official transcripts from all universities and colleges attended in the United States and abroad
  • Essays
  • GMAT or GRE score
  • Interview
  • Two letters of recommendation

Weekend MBA

Chicago
Part-time program
  • Classes are held every weekend on Saturdays
  • All classes are held at Wieboldt Hall in downtown Chicago
  • Evening and Friday classes are available
  • DurationTime to finish:
    • Accelerated: 1–4 years to graduate (average time is 2 years)
    • Traditional: 1.25–5 years to graduate (average time is 2.5 years)
    IntakeSummer, Spring, Fall, Winter
    Application fee $185
    Admission Requirements
    • Official transcripts from all universities and colleges attended in the United States and abroad
    • Essays
    • GMAT or GRE score
    • Interview
    • Two letters of recommendation

Executive MBA

Coral Gables, Evanston
Executive MBA program
IntakeJanuary, September
Application fee$150

Guanghua-Kellogg Executive MBA

Beijing; Xi'an; Shanghai; Evanston, Illinois
Executive MBA program

Courses are taught in English.
IntakeSeptember
Cost
Application feeRMB ¥1,500 (about USD $240)
Application Checklist
  • Interview
  • Proof of English proficiency
  • Official transcript(s) / photocopy(ies) of degree(s)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Company introduction
  • Organizational chart of company
  • Letter of organizational support

Kellogg-Recaniti Executive MBA

Tel Aviv; Evanston, Illinois (Two modules)
Executive MBA program
A two-year joint program of Kellogg School of Management and the Recanati Business School. Most classes meet at the Recanati Graduate School of management in Tel Aviv, Israel. The first two modules of the second year take place in Chicago.
Courses are taught in English.
IntakeSeptember
Cost
Application feeNIS 459
Application Checklist
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • English proficiency
  • An undergraduate degree with a minimum grade of 75 (equivalent to a GPA of B), or the equivalent for candidates from schools or countries with different grading systems
  • Resume
  • Sponsorship (time and/or tuition) from the employer
  • Official academic diploma and record of studies document from each university you have attended
  • Honor code agreement
  • Substantial managerial and professional experience (at least seven years) and a senior position in the organization

Kellogg-HKUST Executive MBA

Hong Kong; Evanston, Illinois
Executive MBA program

Courses are taught in English.
IntakeSeptember
Cost
Application feeHK$3,000 or US$400
Application Checklist
  • Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university or an approved institution or equivalent
  • Minimum of ten years of work experience
  • Sponsorship and support from the current company
  • TOEFL or IELTS for those whose native language is not English and who were educated at institutions where the primary language of instruction was not English
  • Original copies of official transcripts with grades from all universities attended, and/or original copies of official proof for professional qualifications
  • Business card
  • Interview
  • Two letters of recommendation

Kellogg-Schulich Executive MBA

Toronto; Evanston, Illinois
Executive MBA program
A program commencing begins in January and ends in June of the following year. Classes typically meet on alternating weekends at the Schulich School of Business in Toronto, Canada.
Courses are taught in English.
IntakeSeptember
Application feeCDN $150
Admission Requirements
  • Have at least eight years work experience with substantive management experience
  • Possess the Canadian equivalent of a university Bachelors degree from an accredited institution

Kellogg-WHU Executive MBA

Dusseldorf; Vallendar, Germany; Evanston, Illinois
Executive MBA program
A joint program of WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management and the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. The program starts every year in September and ends in August of the second year of enrollment.
Courses are taught in English.
Duration21 months plus 3 months of thesis writing.
IntakeSeptember
Cost
Application fee€200
Application Checklist
  • CV
  • Copies of official university transcripts and diploma(s)
  • Interviews
  • Letter of support (time off) from the employer
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • IELTS or TOEFL for international candidates
  • Term of payment form
  • GMAT score for for applicants without an undergraduate degree

Master of Engineering Management (MMM)

Evanston
Dual program
A dual-degree, full-time program. Upon completion of the dual degree program, graduates receive an MS in Design Innovation from the McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science's Segal Design Institute and an MBA from Kellogg.
IntakeJune
Cost

JD/MBA

Chicago, Evanston
Dual program
Students earn an MBA from Kellogg and a JD from Northwestern Law in three years.
IntakeSeptember
Cost

Kellogg-WHU Executive MBA

Dusseldorf; Vallendar, Germany; Evanston, Illinois
Dual program
A joint program of WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management and the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. The program starts every year in September and ends in August of the second year of enrollment.
Duration21 months plus 3 months of thesis writing.
IntakeSeptember
Cost
Application fee €200
Application Checklist
  • CV
  • Copies of official university transcripts and diploma(s)
  • Interviews
  • Letter of support (time off) from the employer
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • IELTS or TOEFL for international candidates
  • Term of payment form
  • GMAT score for for applicants without an undergraduate degree


Notable MBA Alumni

Gregg W. Steinhafel: former President, CEO and Chairman of the Board of Target Corporation
Sonita Lontoh


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Kellogg School of Management
2001 Sheridan Road
Evanston, Illinois 60208



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