World-class researchers, teachers, and practitioners who seek to harness business for a better world.
Our mentors are extraordinary executives who are eager to guide Scholars on their transformative journeys.
Baumhart Scholars is a highly selective, cohort-based MBA within Loyola’s Quinlan School of Business for working professionals who seek to drive their careers and their social impact forward simultaneously. Scholars benefit from:
All Scholars receive a $20,000 scholarship to celebrate their commitment to harness the power of their MBAs to advance the greater good. Scholars are also eligible for additional support through the Schreiber Scholarships for nonprofit leaders or the Edelman Scholarships for social responsibility leaders.
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Baumhart Scholars is designed for working professionals who are ready for an intensive program alongside their careers. Depending on the schedule for the quarter, Scholars typically take courses on two evenings each week alongside a seminar that takes place over two Saturdays on Loyola's Water Tower Campus.
In addition to this core coursework, Scholars are expected to participate in an opening immersion weekend, ongoing leadership development programming, and monthly mentorship.
Baumhart Scholars is a highly selective program within the Quinlan MBA. Scholars must meet all current MBA admission requirements, plus:
Scholars must also go through an interview process with program faculty members and mentors.
Candidates for Baumhart Scholars should submit their application by January 31 (early decision), March 31 (round one) or May 31 (round two). Selected candidates will be interviewed shortly after the close of each round.
If you are interested in becoming a candidate for Baumhart Scholars, we encourage you to attend an upcoming information session, schedule an appointment with a Baumhart staff member, or begin your application.