Master of Business Administration (MBA)

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) program is designed to equip students with both the cutting-edge technological competencies and the essential managerial skills required to excel in today’s dynamic business landscape. Positioned at the heart of the Greater Richmond region, our MBA program is a cornerstone in fostering a versatile and proficient managerial workforce, capable of propelling the high-technology sector and various other industries into the future.

The curriculum is meticulously crafted to provide a robust foundation in business administration principles, augmented by core coursework in critical areas such as accounting, management, marketing, entrepreneurship, and information technology.

All courses are available both as traditional in-person classes and through an innovative asynchronous online format to fit students’ personal and professional schedules.

Admission Requirements

Admission to the MBA program is based on both academic credentials and professional experiences.

Unconditional Admission: Applicants holding a bachelor’s degree in any field from an accredited institution, boasting a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.0, are welcomed into the program without prerequisites.

Conditional Admission: Prospective students presenting a GPA between 2.5 and 3.0 from an accredited university may qualify for admission contingent upon the assessment of relevant work experience and a personal interview with our program staff.

Program Requirements

To graduate, students must complete 36 credit hours as detailed below:

Core Courses (21 Credit Hours):

ACCT 510: Accounting Analysis for Decision Making (3)

CISY 510: Managing Information Technology (3)

FINC 510: Managerial Financial Economics (3)

MGMT 510: Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management (3)

MKTG 600: Data Analytics (3)

MKTG 510: Marketing Management (3)

MGMT 690: Strategic Planning & Implementation (3)

Restricted Electives (15 Credit Hours):

Choose from a curated selection of advanced courses in accounting, finance, computer information systems, management, and marketing. Tailor your MBA experience by consulting with the program director to align your coursework with your career aspirations.