Program and Degree

The University of Notre Dame’s ESTEEM Program is an 11-month Master of Science Program developed as a joint program of the College of Science, College of Engineering and Mendoza College of Business. 

Professor Sunny Shah demonstrates the Business Model Canvas

Upon successful completion of the ESTEEM program, you will receive a M.S. in Engineering, Science, and Technology Entrepreneurship and you will join with the tens of thousands of Notre Dame alumni worldwide.

The Program's innovative curriculum includes 18 credit hours of business courses covering such topics as finance, marketing, strategy, leadership, project management, quality, operations research, and ethics. These courses have been constructed to specifically meet the needs of ESTEEM students.

The Program also includes up-to 6 credit hours of science and/or engineering electives intended to deepen the ESTEEM student’s technical foundation and 9 credit hours of the unique capstone thesis project.