Begin Your Career with Purpose
Gain the management, technology, and innovation expertise that employers value most with a Master of Science in Management (MiM) degree from Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business.
Our accelerated, STEM-designated program provides a foundation in business with a unique focus on technology and innovation. You will learn the programming language R and study innovative global companies to understand the shifts technology is bringing to today’s workforce. You also will step outside the classroom, visiting organizations in the Washington, D.C., area and abroad, where you will help solve real-life business problems in our signature Global Business Experience course. Plus, you will have access to a suite of dedicated career services, including tailored workshops and one-on-one coaching.
The MiM program will help you advance your business experience and develop the management and technology skills needed to succeed in a variety of industries.
So, when can you start?
The Georgetown Difference
Located at the intersection of business, government, and international relations, Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business develops ethical leaders committed to the common good. We offer a reputation for academic excellence embodied by global projects, distinctive courses, and activities that leverage the rich fabric of Washington, D.C.
Our location in the global capital city of Washington, D.C., provides you with access to global thought leaders and experiences that few schools can match.
Georgetown was established on the Jesuit principles of equality, respect, and cura personalis — care for the whole person — and those same values define the school today. Our culture encourages students to collaborate, extend learning outside the classroom, and lead with impact after graduation.
Our diverse faculty includes world-class scholars, professionals with broad experience in business, and experts in innovation.
Blending Technology and Innovation with a Business Foundation
Our accelerated, 10-month program provides a foundational business curriculum with a focus on the application and implication of technology and innovation.
You will learn business essentials like global financial markets, supply chain operations, marketing, and statistics along with concepts such as design thinking and emotionally intelligent leadership. Courses combine theory and practice — you will work on consulting projects, interact with business leaders on site visits, learn the programming language R, and absorb lessons from innovative global companies to understand the impact of today’s constantly changing technology.
In addition, the curriculum features a signature global business consulting experience focused on innovation that includes traveling abroad for one week. Working in small teams, students partner with executives from multinational organizations to address complex business challenges.
The MiM program provides students with skills that make them attractive, well-rounded professional candidates.
I came in with limited experience in quantitative fields, but left feeling comfortable in these subject areas.
I also enhanced my soft skills through countless experiential learning exercises. MiM enabled me to feel comfortable walking into any business setting with confidence.”
Liam Bergeron (MiM’22)
B.A., Government Georgetown University
Courses and course sequence are subject to change.
All courses are 1.5 credits (except GBE)
The Master’s in Management curriculum at Georgetown McDonough is an accelerated program designed specifically for high-achieving STEM and liberal arts graduates who would like to jump-start their business careers. ”
Academic Director, Georgetown Master of Science in Management Teaching Professor of Management
In an age grounded in rapid technological change, computer skills have become the key to competitive advantage. Learning these programming languages now will be invaluable throughout my career.
Tanatswa Mapondera (MiM’20)
Aligned Climate Capital B.A., Political Economy, University of California, Berkeley ”
Most schools use values as a marketing tool, but in this program, the Georgetown values are incorporated in the education inside and outside of the classroom. You feel like you are truly part of a community.
Dina Masri (MiM’20)
Sesame Workshop B.A., Political Science, Emory University ”
As a cohort we have the opportunity to connect on a deeper level creating tighter bonds and friendships that will transcend this educational experience.
Tomas Escorcia (MiM’22)
Amazon B.A., Economics and M.A., International Business, EAFIT University ”
Georgetown’s D.C. location brought an electric feeling to the cohort that I have never experienced before. We always knew that there was something out there to be discovered. Going to school in the nation’s capital gave me a feeling of connectedness to global events that were taking place just a few blocks down the road. ”
Abby Smith (MiM’22) Deloitte B.A., Business Administration, Texas A&M University
Master’s in Management classes are held on Georgetown University’s campus in Washington, D.C., but there are multiple opportunities to step off campus — and even to travel around the world.
Global Business Experience
In the spring semester, you will take our signature Global Business Experience course. Working together, you will partner with executives from an international organization to address a real-life business challenge. The consulting project includes a one-week visit abroad to the organization’s location and caps off with delivering recommendations to senior leadership.
Site Visits and Career Treks
Site visits to innovative companies in the Washington, D.C., area and meetings with senior leaders are frequently incorporated into the Georgetown Master’s in Management curriculum.
Flexible Format for Internships
The program schedule is structured so that students interested in completing internships at area institutions may do so.
In the MiM program, we are purposeful about building community. From team activities and cohort gatherings to McDonough-wide organizations, we help students make connections that enhance their co-curricular experience.
Within the program, students have opportunities to take leadership roles and spearhead classwide activities. Most notable among these are two student-run organizations, our Service Committee and the Culture & Community Committee.
The Service Committee creates programming and activities that fulfill our Jesuit mission of being women and men for others by organizing activities that serve the entire McDonough community while raising funds for good causes.
The Culture & Community Committee provides an opportunity for students to build leadership skills while organizing fun activities for their classmates outside the classroom. Between planning happy hours, socials, and physical activities, the Culture & Community Committee is all about creating a sense of place for all students.
Outside the program, students have dozens of career, cultural, and social clubs at their fingertips through the Graduate Student Organization, some of which are housed at McDonough through the MBA program. The MiM community actively helps students to connect with others and form bonds that last long past their time at McDonough.
Nadia Milman (MiM’22)
B.A., Psychology and Spanish, University of Virginia
The cohort experience was my favorite part of the MiM program. Not only have I made life-long friends, but I have learned immensely from my peers that come from different backgrounds and experiences. Working with such diverse people who I now call my close friends allowed me to think from different perspectives and consider many sides to an issue.
Advance Your Career
Take charge of your career with dedicated career services. All MiM students benefit from a suite of resources, including:
Receive guidance from career coaches who partner with you to uncover your career goals and objectives, resulting in a customized career search strategy.
Our coursework creates a foundation to help clarify your goals, build your career story, create an impactful resume and cover letter, and identify suitable industries and functions. The career curriculum is focused on identifying and closing gaps to help you achieve your career goals. You are not alone — we want to empower you to make this happen.
Learn how to connect with Georgetown University’s robust global alumni network. Students also may join career fairs, employer events, and other initiatives that are open to the entire Georgetown community.
Students have access to a dedicated online job board, as well as numerous databases for in-depth industry and company research.
Global Alumni Network
The MiM student experience includes access to a diverse, distinguished network of more than 200,000 alumni from across the entire university. As alumni, you will have the opportunity to join professional alliances and over 50 regional alumni clubs on six continents.
The business foundation students receive in the MiM program sets them up for success in any work environment. Career Services partners with students to develop a compelling story and create an effective and customized job search strategy.
Karen Kouagou Director, Career Services Georgetown Master of Science in Management
It was a new experience for me having a dedicated careers team, and I felt so supported throughout the process. We were encouraged to set a ‘gameplan’ at the beginning of the term, and it made the career search so much less daunting because I had small steps and ‘wins’ that were easy to track and follow.
Robyn Crowley (MiM’21)