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Learning at Stanford GSB

Our global reputation is hard-earned. Stanford GSB offers unparalleled opportunities that will help you launch a meaningful career and make an impact.

Access to Experts and Risk-Takers

You will learn from our faculty, recognized experts in the global business community, and from the business and world leaders who are invited to speak to classes and in larger settings.

A Transformative Experience

Our intimate class sizes supports close peer-to-peer interaction, small-group collaboration, and one-to-one coaching. You will shape your academic experience to suit your interests. You can pursue coursework and experiential learning opportunities in specific areas such as leadership, communication, social innovation, and entrepreneurship.

Our faculty teach management in the context of an international economy. Your awareness of global issues will be developed through coursework, international study trips, internships, or programs offered worldwide. Our programs draw applicants from around the world, so you will join an international student body that shares diverse insights and different perspectives.

You will draw on resources from all of Stanford University’s world-class schools, including law, engineering, medicine, education, earth sciences, and humanities and sciences. This collaborative, cross-disciplinary culture is evident in all Stanford GSB programs. One in six MBA students chooses to pursue a joint or dual degree.