12 months
1790 USD/credit 85920 USD/year
1790 USD/credit 85920 USD/year
889 USD/credit 42672 USD/year
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The Executive MBA at George Mason University is designed for those with a minimum of 7 years of significant business or military/professional experience. 

Visit the official programme website for more information


The program's focus is management decision making, strategic management of business resources, and leadership – all in the context of National Security and Government Contracting firms. 

Dedicated faculty, an innovative and relevant curriculum for the D.C. area, a student-centered program team, and great colleagues contribute to the learning experience of a lifetime. 

Key Features 

  • The Executive MBA program from George Mason University is carefully designed to help students master a broad range of executive-level competencies while cultivating expert business-related knowledge of the National Security business environment. 
  • Students complete the program as a cohort, resulting in strong bonds and networking opportunities. 
  • The program is completed in 16 months, starting in January and classes are held approximately one Saturday and one Friday per month.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Managerial Economics
  • Managing Costs and Evaluating Performance
  • Financial Accounting
  • Marketing
  • Statistics for Business Decision Making
  • Services and Operations Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


48 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • You must have earned or will earn* a minimum of a four-year baccalaureate degree from a US institution of higher education accredited by one of the organizations found here, or an equivalent degree from a nationally recognized non-US institution.
  • You must have earned a 3.00 GPA on a 4.00 scale or better in your baccalaureate study. The GPA requirement can be higher for individual graduate programs.
  • If you are an applicant with domestic educational credentials (inside the United States): you may upload unofficial copies of your transcripts on the online application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    85920 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1790 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    85920 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1790 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    42672 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 889 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Fairfax

1330 - 2300 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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