The Midwestern US is home to three of the country’s top business schools: Chicago Booth, Kellogg and Michigan Ross. The third installment of TopMBA.com’s 2017 US MBA application deadline series includes round one dates for these three sought-after schools as well as other business schools based across the states of Illinois, Michigan and Indiana that had published their MBA application deadlines by the time of writing.
The earliest MBA application deadline on this list is the deadline for Chicago Booth – September 22.
Application deadlines for business schools in Illinois
Three Chicago-area schools have released their MBA application deadlines: Chicago Booth, Kellogg and Loyola University Chicago’s Quinlan School of Business.
Kellogg’s round one deadline has been bumped up by a single day, to September 21, compared to last year’s deadline of September 22.
Loyola University Chicago’s Quinlan School of Business has the same application dates every year in order to keep things consistent. The application deadline for the fall quarter is July 15, and would actually allow admitted candidates to start the program in late August 2016.
Application deadlines for business schools in Michigan
Over at Michigan State University’s Broad College of Business, early round applications are due by October 2 2016, with an ensuing round one application deadline of November 6.
Application deadlines for business schools in Indiana
Elsewhere in Indiana, Butler University’s Lacy School of Business has the same three MBA application deadlines each year: April 1, August 1 and December 1. Each deadline falls three to five weeks before the start of their respective semesters.