DeGroote’s MBA Program


Learn from a community of leading researchers and world-class instructors at McMaster University. Take advantage of our modernized MBA curriculum.


You have somewhere to be. Get your degree sooner through the Full-time or Accelerated programs. Or start getting work experience after only 4 months in the Co-op program.


We know top employers seek our DeGroote graduates. We have an extensive network of employers, and our alumni succeed in the real world in a variety of fields and industries.

Program Options


Get real-world experience sooner. Put your education to work during 3 paid work terms for a total of 12 months of paid work experience.


Take full advantage of our recently modernized curriculum. Graduate in less than 2 years.

Blended Learning Part-Time

A mix of online and in-person instruction. Continue your career while preparing for the next step.

Did you graduate with honours from a commerce program at an Ontario university? Ask us about our Accelerated option.

Our Campus

The Ron Joyce Centre is home to our MBA program.

Conveniently located in Burlington, Ontario, Canada – with shuttle service provided to and from McMaster’s main campus in Hamilton – this cutting-edge facility is home to our MBA, Executive Education, EMBA, Health Leadership Academy programs and Directors College along with a wide variety of public events hosted by DeGroote and the community.


Applications for September 2019 enrollment are being accepted.

  • Deadline for domestic (Canadian) applicants is June 1.
  • No professional experience required for domestic co-op candidates.
  • GMAT results are required. Total scores of 600 or more are normally competitive.

Detailed Admission Requirements

Know Your Options

Send us a link to your LinkedIn profile. We’ll review it and contact you to answer your questions and discuss your options.

Let’s Get Started

Financial Matters

We understand you are investing in your future, and that you have questions regarding financial aid, average salary, and your return on investment. We'd be happy to discuss your individual plans and concerns. Contact us and we'll answer your questions in more detail.


Scholarship Funds Available

$10,400 – $23,540

Salary Range for First Co-op Work Term


Median Starting Salary for MBA Graduates
Careers and Networking

Careers and Networking

Our team gives you the tools and support you need to be successful in your career search. We work with you and recruiters to help you secure co-op, summer, and post-graduate employment. Continue reading if you are interested in learning more about some of our co-op employer partners.



From Finance to Business Analytics to our Health Services Management specialization, learn more about the specializations available to you in the DeGroote MBA program.

Take the first step.

You know where you want to go. Get there with DeGroote.

Meet Us

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Purpose is not a subject we teach. It lives in our students, professors and alumni. Purpose is how we do business. And how we do business transforms the world.