• Experience Business at Notre Dame
    Compete with integrity. Ask More of Business.
  • Learn From World-class Faculty
    Access faculty and thought leaders renowned for teaching and research.
  • Forge Relationships That Last A Lifetime
    Be part of our community that extends to every corner of the world!
  • Tap Into the Notre Dame Alumni Network
    134,000+ Alumni & over 270 Clubs worldwide

Notre Dame’s renowned One-Year MBA program provides a powerful strategic business education while welcoming you into one of the world’s most engaging and active alumni networks. In addition to earning a values-based MBA with a focus on Business Analytics, as a One-Year MBA student at Notre Dame, you'll be part of a close knit class within the broader MBA community with countless opportunities to develop your own leadership style. One-year MBA students traditionally come from a business background and are looking to accelerate a career already in progress. Each class is enriched by the unique perspectives of its members including military veterans, men and women, and students from diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds.  


  • Format The accelerated one-year MBA is a rigorous 12 month program, located on our iconic campus in South Bend, Indiana.
  • Prerequisites One-year applicants must complete at least 3 credit hours each of Statistics and Financial Accounting prior to enrollment. 
  • Community Notre Dame’s small program size and personal attention helps to develop a close knit community and relationships that last long after graduation.
  • Integral Leadership Development Leadership starts on Day One with this signature course designed to take a deep dive into you and your core values.
  • Network Notre Dame’s global alumni network features more than 270 alumni clubs and is consistently rated one of the most responsive in the world.
  • Global Opportunities MBA students have the opportunity to grow and learn far beyond campus with international opportunities across the globe.

Contact A Student

  • "The quality of the professors, the companionship of the students and warmness of the people in South Bend is like nothing I have ever seen before."

    Lucas Smart

    Lucas Smart

  • "The Notre Dame community is a giver.  The community is driven by a desire to help fellow students, alumni, and community members succeed in their respective passions."

    Ted Mueller

    Ted Mueller

  • "Notre Dame’s commitment to “Asking More of Business” and developing future leaders who understand how business can contribute to the greater good of society is embedded in all aspects of the program."

    Theresa Sedlacek

    Theresa Sedlacek

  • 4

    Bloomberg Businessweek ranking for the Notre Dame MBA's return on investment

  • 4

    The Economist’s ranking of the Notre Dame MBA for “alumni effectiveness”

  • 9

    The Economist’s ranking of the Notre Dame MBA for "potential to network"

  • 16

    The Notre Dame MBA’s place on AméricaEconomía Intelligence’s list of global MBAs

  • 24

    The Notre Dame MBA’s 2016 ranking among U.S. MBA programs by Poets & Quants

  • 25

    The Notre Dame MBA’s ranking among U.S. MBA programs by Bloomberg Businessweek.


  • Abbott Nutrition
  • Amazon
  • American Airlines
  • AT&T
  • Bank of America/Merrill Lynch
  • Capital One
  • Cisco
  • Citi
  • Deloitte
  • Deutsche Bank 
  • Discover Financial Services
  • Emerson
  • ExxonMobil
  • EY
  • FTI Consulting
  • General Electric
  • Huron Consulting
  • IBM
  • Intel
  • Johnson & Johnson 
  • Liberty Mutual
  • M&T Bank
  • McKinsey & Co.
  • Microsoft
  • Nationwide
  • Pacific Gas & Electric
  • PwC
  • Procter & Gamble
  • SAP
  • United Airlines
  • Whirlpool

Profile of the One-Year MBA Class of 2018

  • 42 Total Students
  • 3:1 Student to Faculty Ratio
  • 81% Students Receiving a Fellowship
  • 550-700 GMAT Middle 80% Range
  • 3.4 Average GPA
  • 5.3 years Average Work Experience
  • 48 International Alumni Clubs
  • 223 US Alumni Clubs
  • 140,000 ND Alumni Worldwide