DEFINITION of 'McDonough School of Business '

The business school of Georgetown University. The McDonough School of Business offers both undergraduate and graduate degrees and several MBA programs. In 2009, the school's MBA program was ranked #19 among other business schools in the country by U.S. News and World Report.

BREAKING DOWN 'McDonough School of Business '

The McDonough School of Business was established in 1957 and is located in the Rafik B. Hariri building on the Georgetown campus. This building was finished and opened in 2009 and was built entirely from private funds. The school has more than 15,000 alumni.

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