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There’s only one Notre Dame business school. But within it, you’ll find one of the best selections of master’s degree and executive education programs. Choose Mendoza whether you have no business background or years of business experience, whether you’re a career changer or looking to deepen your knowledge of a particular business discipline. We believe that business is a powerful tool for understanding the world and making it more equitable, so we’re committed to making a rigorous and relevant business education—as only Notre Dame can teach it—possible at any stage of your professional career.

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Our Students                  
Who is it for? Professionals with a business undergraduate degree or significant work experience, seeking an accelerated MBA degree. Professionals with an undergraduate degree, seeking to take the next step in their business career. Senior managers and executives with a minimum of five (average 10+) years of significant management experience Senior managers and executives with a minimum of five (average 10+) years of significant management experience Working professionals with two or more years of work experience that want to excel in the complex world of finance Working professionals with two or more years of work experience and an interest in quantitative topics Business graduates looking to complete their accountancy education and prepare for the CPA exam. Recent graduates with little to no business background that want to learn business fundamentals. Individuals with passion for nonprofit service, with at least two years of post-undergraduate nonprofit work or volunteer experience
What will you gain? You'll broaden your mindset, deepen your business skills and join one of the world's largest alumni networks. You'll broaden your mindset, deepen your business skills and join one of the world's largest alumni networks. You'll discover new frameworks and leadership strategies for tackling age-old business problems, responding to emerging challenges, and seizing new opportunities. You'll discover new frameworks and leadership strategies for tackling age-old business problems, responding to emerging challenges, and seizing new opportunities. You'll master finance terminology, tools, techniques, and analytical frameworks that are required to truly have an impact in your organization. You will learn how to integrate financial analyses into the context of an overall business strategy. You'll master analytics techniques for "big data" including data mining, data storage and manipulation, data visualization, statistics, modeling, optimization, and simulation–and learn to apply them in business areas like finance, operations, and marketing. In the past three years, 100% of our graduates have secured employment three months after graduation. More than 80% of our graduates chose employment with the Big 4 accounting firms. You'll learn to bridge undergraduate work with its application in a business context by providing fundamental business knowledge and skills. You'll gain a solid business education and acquire insights and strategies to elevate your organization into a more effective and sustainable force for good.
Mean Age 27 27 38 39 N/A N/A 22 22 Current stats unavailable
Average Work Experience 4.3 years 5.2 years 15 years 16 years N/A N/A Minimal Minimal Current stats unavailable
Female Students 25% 30% 25.8% 28% N/A N/A 41% 38% Current stats unavailable
Program Details                  
Location South Bend South Bend Chicago South Bend South Bend, with some classes in Chicago South Bend, with some classes in Chicago South Bend South Bend Online, with summer classes in South Bend
Format Full-Time Full-Time Part-Time Part-Time Part-Time Part-Time Full-Time Full-Time Part-time
Program Dates May 2016 to May 2017 August 2015 to May 2017 January 2015 to May 2016 August 2015 to May 2017 Spring 2016 Spring 2016 August 2015 to May 2016 July 2015 to May 2016 June 19, 2015–
Program Length 1 year 2 years 17 months 21 months 12 months 12 months 1 year 10 months 14-50 months
Schedule Program begins with an intensive 10-week summer session before merging with the second year of the two-year program. Optional international immersion travel to Brazil, Chile, or China Classes are offered on an academic year basis. Optional international immersion travel to Brazil, Chile, or China Classes meet every other weekend with two one-week intencives in South Bend. Optional postgraduate international study. Classes meet Thursday through Saturday, once per month. Required international consulting project. Classes meet on alternating weekends (Fri/Sat). Includes three, three-day intensive sessions at Notre Dame and three credit hour practicum with a prominent company. 25% of course content is delivered online. Classes meet on alternating weekends (Fri/Sat). Includes three, three-day intensive sessions at Notre Dame and three credit hour practicum with a prominent company. 25% of course content is delivered online. Classes are offered on an academic year basis. Optional opportunity to study abroad in China or South America for two weeks during Interterm. Classes are offered on an academic year basis. Fall and spring courses delivered online, with a minimal summer on-campus commitment.
Application Deadlines Early: Sept. 8, 2014
Round 1: Oct. 13, 2014
Round 2: Jan. 12, 2015
Round 3: Feb. 23, 2015
Early: Sept. 8, 2014
Round 1: Oct. 13, 2014
Round 2: Jan. 12, 2015
Round 3: Feb. 23, 2015
Priority Application: April 1, 2015
Final Application: June 1, 2015
Priority Application: September 1, 2015
Final Application: November 1, 2015
Rolling admissions for Spring 2016. Rolling admissions for Spring 2016. Spring 2015: Oct. 1, 2014
Fall 2015: May 1, 2015
Early: Oct. 6, 2014
Round 1: Nov. 3, 2014
Round 2: Jan. 12, 2015
Round 3: March 17, 2015
Round 1: Jan. 15, 2015
Round 2: Feb. 15, 2014
Round 3: Mar. 15, 2015
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