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.

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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 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).

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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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Academic Calendar

See a snapshot of key dates and deadlines for the current academic year.

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Leadership Development

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.

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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.

Student Organizations

There are more than 40 student-run organizations at the McDonough School of Business – cultural, interest-based, service, recreational, and student government.

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View the Experience

See our campus through a virtual reality tour, or watch MBA Admissions videos featuring Full-time and Flex MBA students, alumni, and staff.

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Veteran Resources

Georgetown McDonough is a military-friendly school that aims to both support our veterans and provide them with the skills and resources to transition into the business world.