Master of Business Administration

Go FAR with a Leighton MBA

Flexible. Active. Relevant.

The newly redesigned Leighton School MBA is faster, shorter, and better than ever, making it even more attractive for busy, ambitious working professionals like you. Choosing to pursue a Leighton School MBA is a smart business decision.

The faculty is the best part of my education at the Leighton School. The fellowship was icing on the cake.

Same Excellent Quality

  • Accredited by AACSB International–a distinction only five percent of business schools worldwide have earned.
  • Ranked 15th best part-time MBA program in the Midwest by Bloomberg’s Businessweek, and 68th in the U.S.
  • Active Beta Gamma Sigma Chapter since 1992.

Fast Track MBA

Recent graduates with bachelor degrees in business, who have been fully admitted into the Judd Leighton School of Business and Economics MBA program, and meet the qualifications, can waive all prerequisite courses**, and will be reimbursed for the cost of the GMAT ($250), after successfully completing six graduate credits.

Qualifications for the Fast Track MBA program:

  • Earned Bachelor degree in business no more than a year prior to the semester of admission.
  • Undergraduate cumulative GPA of at least 3.35 from an AACSB-accredited business school or an undergraduate cumulative GPA of a least 3.65 from a non-AACSB-accredited business school.
  • GMAT score of at least 450.

** Subject to evaluation of transcripts by the Admission Committee to determine eligibility requirements have been met

Admission to the MBA program requires applicants to provide the following:

  1. Completed application, personal statement and resume
  2. Official college or university transcripts from all institutions attended, except Indiana University.
  3. Contact information for two individuals who can provide a professional recommendation online
  4. Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT) score
  5. Application fee
  6. Applicants whose native language is not English must demonstrate proficiency in English by one of the approved assessment methods listed on the Office of International Student Services Website
Important Information for Applicants

Taking the first step

To learn more about the Judd Leighton School of Business and Economics Graduate Certificate in Business we encourage you to call Ms. Amanda Horter (574) 520-4138 or email her at