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One-Year Master of Business Administration, M.B.A.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #157 (WUR) South Bend, IN, United States
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. 

Overview

In addition to earning a values-based MBA with a focus on Business Analytics from a program ranked 23rd by Forbes and 25th by U.S. News & World Report, as a Two-Year MBA student at Notre Dame, you’ll gain a wide range of advantages, including:

  • Small class sizes and close collaboration with faculty and fellow students
  • Engagement with one of the world’s largest alumni networks
  • The opportunity to participate in International Immersions to Argentina, Chile and China
  • Interterm Intensive courses which feature deep dives and live cases from companies such as GE, Starbucks, and AT&T
  • Access to the MBA Mentor program pairing current students with alumni working in the same field

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Business Analytics
  • Accounting
  • Leadership & Organizational Behavior
  • Finance
  • Strategic Essentials
  • Managerial Economics
  • Management Communications
  • U.S. & Global Economics
  • Marketing Management
  • Professional Development
  • Elective courses: Investments or Spreadsheets for Business & Finance

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    7.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    100

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

To ensure optimal consideration, you will need the following components in your application:

  • Official test score report (GMAT or GRE)
  • Academic transcripts from all previous undergraduate or graduate education (unofficial copies are fine for now, but you will need the official copies prior to starting the program
  • Two (2) recommendations
  • One (1) essay
  • One (1) slide presentation
  • Official TOEFL, PTE, IELTS Academic score report (international students only).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    51264 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 51264 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    51264 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 51264 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for South Bend

  • 885 - 1440 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Applying for Financial Aid

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the official application for federal student aid at the University of Notre Dame.

Scholarships & Fellowships

Scholarships and fellowships are awarded based on academic performance, work and internship experience, honors, performance on standardized tests, leadership potential, letters of recommendation, and each applicant’s personal statement.

Loans

The Office of Financial Aid is responsible for loan opportunities.

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