MBA Academics and Curriculum
Georgetown McDonough offers you a transformational educational experience. Our faculty and staff are both experts in their research fields and industry leaders – advising global organizations from Fortune 100 executives to high government officials. You will learn from our experts and then apply knowledge through real-world consulting, internship, and leadership experiences.
Full-time MBA Curriculum
The Full-time MBA Program at Georgetown McDonough provides a global management degree based upon the foundations of ethics and leadership, preparing you to build a career in today's increasingly global business environment. From the opening term course, Structure of Global Industries, to the global discussions infused throughout the curriculum, you will develop a global mindset.
Evening MBA Program Curriculum
Our Evening MBA Program provides the ideal global learning community for working professionals who aspire to lead at a higher level while continuing their careers. The Evening MBA is taught by the same faculty, follows the same core MBA courses, and confers the same degree as the Full-time MBA Program. Through our unique, integrative curriculum you’ll develop core business skills, engage in experiential learning, and transform into global business leaders. The Evening MBA Program will evolve into the new, innovative Flex MBA in fall of 2019.
Flex MBA Curriculum
Georgetown McDonough provides the ideal global learning community for working professionals who aspire to lead at a higher level while continuing their careers. The Flex MBA is the next innovative evolution of the highly ranked Evening Program and will launch in fall 2019. The Flex MBA also is taught by the same faculty, follows the same core MBA courses, and confers the same degree as the Full-time MBA Program. It adds greater flexibility in duration of degree (28-60 months), delivery of courses (Saturday electives and more Intensive Learning Experiences), and innovations in using technology (hybrid electives).
Certificates and Experiential Learning
Selective certificate programs, academic tutorials, in-class client work, experiential-learning clinics, and more offer rich options for students to tailor the curricular experience to particular areas and special interests.
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At Georgetown McDonough, we aim to develop principled leaders in line with our Jesuit ethos of cura personalis, or development of the whole person. From a forward-thinking leadership curriculum to experiential leadership opportunities outside the classroom, to our 40+ student organizations, we offer the perfect launchpad to develop your executive leadership skills.
MBA Program Office Team
The MBA Program Office team is here to support you in every aspect of your program experience. Academically, we help you craft your MBA course schedule to meet your professional goals. Beyond the classroom, we empower you to take on leadership positions within our active student organizations.
There are more than 40 student-run organizations at the McDonough School of Business - cultural, interest-based, service, recreational, and student government.