Doermer School of Business MBA Programs

Professional MBA Contact Information:
James Cashdollar

MBA+ Contact Information:
Lisa Courtney

Choosing a Program

At IPFW, we want our graduates to bring leading edge thinking to their companies, which will in turn allow the Doermer School of Business to develop partnerships that will make northeast Indiana more competitive in the global marketplace.

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.   


Professional MBA


 Classes start


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

 Classes meet

Friday classes are hybrid and meet in person every other Friday.  Classes meet every Saturday.

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

 Time to completion

Under 12 months

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

 Cost per credit hour, 
 Indiana resident, 2015-2016

$732.67 (includes books)

2015-2016 : $420.00(does not include books)

 Graduate Assistantships 



 GMAT Required for



 Minimum requirements for 

Bachelor’s Degree + 3 years of professional work experience

Bachelor’s Degree

 Deadline to Apply

International Student: March 15, 2016 ; All others : March 15, 2016 - Priority Deadline; May 15, 2016 - Final Deadline.

International Student: March 15, 2016 ; All others : March 15, 2016 - Priority Deadline; May 15, 2016 - Final Deadline.

 For more information

James Cashdollar


Lisa Courtney


Open House Dates


June 9, 2015, 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.

Steel Dynamics Keith E. Busse IPFW Alumni Center

Make your RSVP to attend!


MBA+  & Accelerated MBA:

Priority Deadline:
March 15, 2016
Final Deadline:
May 15, 2016

International Student Deadline:
February 15, 2016

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

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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