Top-ranked MBAs from the Kelley School of Business

All three MBA programs offer: 

  • A customized curriculum taught by Kelley faculty who really care about your success
  • Executive and career development focused on your specific needs
  • Hands-on experiences and insights from industry leaders
  • A powerful professional network of your MBA peers and the world’s largest network (127,000+) of business school alumni

Evening MBA

The hybrid format allows flexibility while incorporating real-world business cases, networking, and executive skill development. You'll gain skills for navigating today's business needs--applying what you learn to your current career. Each week during year one you’ll have one on-campus evening session in downtown Indianapolis and one online evening session. It’s the top-ranked part-time MBA program in Indiana, according to U.S. News & World Report and Fortune.

   Program duration: 2 years
   Average age: 33
   Average professional work experience: 11 years


I spent a lot of time developing my leadership skills at Kelley. This has paid off insurmountably. It’s how I made a quick bump in five years to chief of staff. Without a question, the Kelley Evening MBA paid off.

Tiffany Munsell, JD, MBA’19, Program Director, Rolls-Royce North America

Full-Time MBA

Maximize the relationship-building and learning that occurs in class, industry-focused Academies, recruiting events, alumni activities, and student-led MBA clubs. It all begins with Me, Inc., a unique career and leadership development program that prepares you for success in the program and your career. You'll also explore a range of hands-on experiences, both domestic and global. The program was ranked #2 for networking and #8 for learning by Bloomberg Businessweek (2022-23).

   Program duration: 21 months
   Average age: 29
   Average professional work experience: 6 years


When you’re a Kelley Full-Time MBA, it’s all inclusive. Every aspect of what you do revolves around networking with your classmates or alumni, doing club-related activities, working on academics. It’s been all Kelley since I got here, and it has been a wonderful experience.

Steve Crandall, MBA’23, President, Kelley MBA Veterans Club

Online MBA

In this highly engaging and personal online program, you’ll customize your courses to achieve your career goals while you continue to work. Tailored career development services often enable students to advance in their careers before they graduate. The program was selected #1 Online MBA by U.S News & World Report (2023).

   Program duration: 2 years
   Average age: 33
   Average professional work experience: 10 years


With the ability to customize your coursework and the incredible flexibility to learn and thrive while still a full-time professional, the Kelley Direct MBA experience is truly made for you. This level of personalization embraces the diverse perspective of students and opens doors you didn’t even know were there!

Sabrina Alexis Sayoc, MBA’23/MSBA’23, Vice President, Kelley Business Analytics Association, Sr. Corporate Recruiter, Kelly SETT