Evening MBA Program

Advance Your Career with the Wisconsin Evening MBA Program

Earn a top-ranked MBA at the University of Wisconsin–Madison and advance your career without interruption. The Wisconsin Evening MBA Program is designed to elevate your professional position, whether you are planning to advance at your current organization, start a company of your own, or change industries. You will graduate with a comprehensive business management education, an internationally recognized MBA degree, and a solid business network. Our part-time MBA program is an affordable, powerful experience that will benefit you and your family by increasing your career opportunities and lifelong earning potential.

The Wisconsin MBA Degree Delivers Lifelong Value

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#19 among public part-time MBA programs

2019 Best Graduate Schools, U.S. News & World Report

The Wisconsin Evening MBA Program is designed to prepare business professionals for advancement into leadership roles. In this video, recent graduates share their perspectives on the program.

A Proven Return on Investment

Evening MBA graduates emerge from the program with a strong competitive advantage. As a result, they experience both an immediate and long-term return on their investment.


Average salary increase
(graduating classes of 2016–2018)


Career advancement
(graduating classes of 2016-2018)

Take Your Career to the Next Level

Take Your Career to the Next Level

The Wisconsin Evening MBA Program sharpens your business skills, knowledge, and expertise to succeed in your career, regardless of your professional experience or academic qualifications. Students from diverse backgrounds move through the program together in close-knit cohorts, engaging in team-based learning that builds on the collective experience of the group. Our approach is forward-thinking and focused on applied business concepts. This premium education offers a solid return on investment, with nearly 90 percent of graduates advancing in their careers, and achieving an average salary increase of 39 percent upon graduation.

Balance Your Work, Study, and Life

Balance Your Work, Study, and Life

We understand that students who continue to work while pursuing an MBA are balancing multiple commitments between family, career, and school. In the Wisconsin Evening MBA Program, we give you the support you need, freeing you to focus on your education. Classes meet two nights a week, and course loads are manageable for busy professionals like you. For ease and convenience, we provide parking on class nights, refreshments, and personalized assistance from our staff. Students from the Milwaukee area can commute to campus on a luxury coach.

How the program works
Enhance Your Professional Network

Enhance Your Professional Network

Through shared experiences with your cohort, you’ll develop close friendships and a network that will last a lifetime. You will also have many opportunities to connect with accomplished business leaders through on-campus events and a global learning experience. Upon graduation, you will join an uncommonly supportive network of more than 41,800 Business Badgers around the world.

Networking opportunities

Hear From Current Students

Attend one of our information sessions in Madison, Milwaukee, or in the region, and have a chance to ask current Wisconsin Evening MBA students questions about their experiences.

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Broaden Your Skill Set and Move Your Career Forward

Global Business Preparation

Global Business Preparation

All students participate in a ten‑day, in‑country global learning experience that is integrated into the curriculum. The focus is on preparing for the complexities and opportunities of international business.

Career Management

Career Management

Our career coaching staff takes a highly personalized approach to helping you manage your future career, whether you're seeking a new position or competing for a promotion at your current organization.

A Supportive Community

A Supportive Community

In our engaged learning community, you will collaborate with a diverse group of talented students, faculty, alumni, and staff who are committed to your success.