Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business develops and educates principled leaders with a global mindset to be in service to business and society. Our rigorous curricula, diverse community, vibrant location, and commitment to ethics come together to create an educational experience like no other.
To prepare to be ethically responsible and effective business leaders, Georgetown McDonough undergraduate students complete a challenging business core and classes in one of six majors. Students also are required to complete a liberal arts curriculum that emphasizes reasoning and critical thinking skills. Students then have the opportunity to apply these skills in a variety of curricular and cocurricular settings, such as international case competitions, undergraduate research, and consulting projects for corporate and nonprofit clients under the guidance of world-class faculty.
Full-time & Evening MBA Programs
Whether engaging faculty in or outside the classroom, gaining hands-on knowledge through the Global Business Experience, practicing pitches in front of angel investors, seeking feedback from Executives in Residence, networking with peers and alumni through clubs, or receiving individualized support from certified career coaches, Full-time and Evening MBA students realize their ambitions and are transformed by Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business.
Executive MBA Program
Georgetown’s top-ranked Executive MBA program is a personal and professional transformational experience. Students engage in a dynamic 20-month curriculum that combines insightful classroom instruction, international and domestic residencies, and executive development programs. Classes are led by experienced faculty who offer practical and applicable knowledge and are equally committed to students as mentors beyond the classroom. The every-other-weekend format accommodates the complex schedule of today’s fast-paced executive.
Executive Master’s in Leadership Program
The Executive Master’s in Leadership (EML) program is an intensive 13-month course of study that integrates leadership and management strategy. With a focus on organizational leadership, the EML program prepares students to analyze how the future is likely to unfold, identify an organization’s desired position in that future, implement steps to place the organization at the forefront, and influence others to join in advancing toward successful outcomes. Executives graduate with a competitive advantage and rich insights on how to effectively lead in their organizations.
Corporate International Master’s in Business
Georgetown McDonough, ESADE Business School in Spain, and EBAPE/Fundação Getulio Vargas in Brazil have partnered to create the Corporate International Master’s in Business. The one-year program is taught in three 11-day sessions in Washington, D.C., Rio de Janeiro, and Madrid; one five-day session in Shanghai; and online classes between the four destinations. The result is a program that allows working professionals to gain fundamental business and management skills and be prepared to flourish in the international economy with a focus on Latin America.
Georgetown-ESADE Global Executive MBA Program
A partnership among Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business and Walsh School of Foreign Service, along with the acclaimed ESADE Business School in Spain, the Georgetown-ESADE Global Executive MBA (GEMBA) is a dynamic program carefully designed for highly accomplished executives. This unique and powerful partnership includes a broad view of geopolitics, policy, and regulation to bring a greater richness to the program. With the world as their classroom, students engage in six two-week modules in cities around the world to become immersed into the business culture of each location.
Master of Science in Finance (Online)
Georgetown McDonough’s new Master of Science in Finance online program takes today’s financial professionals and transforms them into recognized leaders in their profession. At the program’s core is a world-class curriculum that consists of rigorous coursework, real-world applications, a global outlook, and a commitment to ethical values. Students engage in state-of-the-art digital classrooms at their own pace, as well as participate in synchronous sessions with classmates and professors.