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Doermer School of Business

Choosing a Program

IPFW offers two MBA programs to fit the needs of our students.  In both programs, students earn an MBA from Indiana University.  The difference lies within the program formats, features and minimum requirements for admission.   


Accelerated MBA


Classes start


August; Students may also start on course work starting in January

Classes meet

Every weekend – Friday nights from 6-10:00 pm; Saturday from 8-5:00 pm.  No classes are held when the university is closed (i.e., weekends of Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years, Easter, Memorial Day)  

Each class meets one night a week from 6:00 – 8:45 pm.

Time to completion

11 months

Students must complete within 4 years; most students complete within 18-24 months

Cost per credit hour, Indiana resident, 2014-2015

$621.44 (includes books)

$326.65 (does not include books)

Graduate Assistantships available



GMAT Required for Admission



Minimum requirements for Admission

Bachelor’s Degree + 3 years of professional work experience

Bachelor’s Degree

Deadline to Apply

Priority Deadline/International Student Deadline: March 1st ;  Final Application Deadline: May 16th

June 30th

For more information

Angela Williams



Dr. Maneesh Sharma



What alums are saying...

IPFW's MBA program helped me achieve my dream of becoming a sports agent. Now I have the opportunity to work with some of the best athletes in the world.

Jovan Barnes
Relativity Sports
Certified Contract Advisor
Accelerated MBA, Class of 2013



Accelerated MBA:

Priority Deadline: March 1, 2015

Final Deadline: May 16, 2015

Applications are reviewed as they are submitted so for best consideration, students should apply as soon as possible.


International Student Deadline: March 1, 2015

Final Deadline: June 30, 2015