Admissions: Certificate in Nonmarket Strategy

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The certificate program is designed for and limited to enrolled McDonough MBA students. Each year, McDonough students are selected to participate through an application process open to students in their first year of study in the full-time program and to students in their second year of study (or beyond) in the flex program. The Certificate Program is a three-semester sequence of study. Program participants who successfully complete the certificate requirements upon graduation will receive notation of this distinction on their official university transcript.

Upcoming Information Sessions

  • Monday, Nov. 11,12:30 – 1:15 pm (Classroom 370): Information session on the MBA Certificate in Nonmarket Strategy with certificate program faculty
  • Tuesday, Nov. 12, 5:15 -6:00 pm (Classroom 350): Open House for prospective and current NMS Certificate Program students, featuring a current NMS student panel. Light refreshments

Application Open

December 2019

Notification of Acceptance

January 2020

Period of Study

Spring 2020, Fall 2020, Spring 2021

If you have any questions, please contact your MBA program advisor or the certificate program director, Marcia Mintz (