About the Program

Designed for business graduates, the Accelerated program gives you an opportunity to complete an MBA and enter the workforce quickly.

If you have an undergraduate degree in business from a recognized Canadian or American university, you can earn your MBA in as little as 8 months. Graduates of McMaster’s Engineering and Management program are also able to take advantage of this option.



Full-time –  8 Months
Part-time – Approx. 2 Years

Start Date

September or January



Get There - Faster

Get your MBA in as little as 8 months if you have an undergraduate business degree from a recognized Canadian or American university.

Return On Investment

The program is only one year, so you pay half the tuition of a full-time student. You are also exempt from first year MBA courses.

Business Grads Wanted

This is your chance to set yourself apart from other graduates with a business degree. Get ahead of the competition.

Show Us Your Grades

Admission is based on your GPA in the final two years of your Commerce degree, plus a competitive GMAT and strong references.

If you think this program is the next step for you, contact us for an unofficial assessment by sending us a copy of your transcript.  Reach out to a recruiter if you would like additional program details.

Meet Us

Deciding on an MBA program is an important decision, and we’d like to help. Sign up for an event in your area, or make an appointment to meet us in person.

Events and Appointments

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For Business Graduates

If you received a business degree in the last 10 years, the accelerated program is designed for you.

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Work Experience Wanted

You must have at least one year of managerial, professional, or technical work experience.



If you had at least a B average in your last 2 years of your undergrad, the Accelerated program is for you.

Know Your Options

Send us a link to your LinkedIn profile and we’ll contact you to discuss your options.

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