Executive MBA, M.B.A. | Virginia Commonwealth University | Richmond, United States
17 months
25956 USD/year
25956 USD/year
12618 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Executive MBA program at Virginia Commonwealth University delivers a Real-World integrated experience that goes above and beyond the typical MBA.


The Executive MBA program at Virginia Commonwealth University follows an alternating weekend schedule. The first class weekend of each month students are expected to attend in-person. The second class weekend of each month is HyFlex; students may attend in-person or virtually.

Student snapshot

VCU Executive MBA students are high-caliber managers, executives and entrepreneurs from all backgrounds and industries.

  • Rising professionals averaging 14 years of work experience and a minimum of 5 years experience
  • Employees who want to manage instead of practice
  • Entrepreneurs who want to increase their success
  • Managers in competitive industries who can't afford to drop out of the workforce while pursuing higher education

The curriculum

Our dynamic, integrated curriculum stays ahead of the changing needs of global business. Our outstanding instructors deliver a curriculum that includes Leadership, Communications, Creativity, Project Management, and International Business. You will also learn from a highly experienced cohort that will be part of your network and friends for life.

The program emphasizes collaborative learning. Each semester, cross-functional student teams complete real consulting projects that culminate in the capstone strategic dilemma project. Near the end of your first year, you’ll embark on an international business trip to gain a first-hand understanding of international business practices.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Team Building and Leadership
  • Business Foundations
  • Analysis and Decisions
  • Global Challenges
  • Organizational Culture
  • Productivity and Innovation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 17 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Round 1 - February 15
  • Final decisions - April 22


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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The applicant must provide a personal statement discussing reasons for pursuing graduate study
  • All applicants must present grades (marks) that reflect superior ability and serious effort
  • All non-native English-speaking applicants must provide evidence of English language proficiency
  • Individual departments or schools may have special requirements such as the Graduate Record Examination or Graduate Management Admission Test
  • Prospective students who have studied outside of the U.S. must provide an official course-by-course external credential evaluation as a required part of the admission process
  • Proof of adequate funds to live and study full time at VCU by submitting an I-20 DS Request Form accompanied by an original bank verification letter
  • A $70 state-required application fee
  • An up-to-date resume

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25956 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25956 USD per year during 17 months.
  • National

    25956 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25956 USD per year during 17 months.
  • In-State

    12618 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12618 USD per year during 17 months.

Living costs for Richmond

1071 - 1750 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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