Chicago Booth Entrepreneurship through Acquisition (ETA) is supported by the Svider Private Equity Program and is comprised of a suite of programs and resources designed to provide graduating students and alumni access to the education, capital, mentorship, and resources necessary to acquire and grow small businesses.
These offerings include:
- A credit-bearing course on the ETA process (offered as part of the Booth curriculum for Full-Time and Evening/Weekend MBA students)
- An annual conference on ETA co-hosted with the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University
- An ETA workshop series
- An active student group focused on ETA
- Access to seasoned advisors and mentors; and a robust network of alumni pursuing careers in ETA