Starting at Stanford

It all starts
with you
at Stanford
Pursuing an MBA is a big decision. A decision to dive in, dig deep, and see what you’re truly capable of. A decision to become a leader. The Stanford MBA Program is designed to educate, to challenge, to help you discover and achieve your goals. But success truly starts with you.
Our MBA program is rigorous, that’s true. The curriculum is built to challenge and to strengthen you, sharpening your management instincts and interpersonal skills. You’ll study, you’ll find inspiration, you’ll practice, you’ll explore. And you won’t be alone — Stanford culture encourages support. Faculty, classmates, and alumni are here to help you succeed. You’ll all work together to grow and change for the better.
Your time at Stanford will change you. You’ll emerge a stronger leader and problem solver. Coming to Stanford for an MBA will help you:
But first, let’s get you here

This site will help you learn more about what the Stanford MBA Program requires of you, and what it’s like to go through it.

Let’s make it happen
Financial aid

We believe in accessible and attainable higher education. Your financial situation should not preclude you from applying. If accepted, our financial aid office will work with you to find applicable funding opportunities, including fellowships and loans.