M.B.A. On Campus

Business Administration

George Mason University

24 months
1750 USD/credit
1750 USD/credit
870 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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This Business Administration degree prepares the next generation of world leaders through a rigorous, stimulating business and management curriculum based on a global perspective, industry demand and leadership.


The Business Administration core curriculum effectively integrates functional areas with the use of IT, oral and written communication, and teamwork.

Educational Opportunity  

The MBA program requires 48 credits: 30 credits of core course, 3 credits of Global coursework and 15 credits of elective courses.  

The MBA program operates on an 8 week module structure and can be pursued either as a face to face or an online format.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Managerial Economics and Decisions of the Firm
  • Managing Costs and Evaluating Performance
  • Financial Reporting and Decision Making
  • Marketing Management
  • Statistics for Business Decision Making
  • Operations Management
  • Managerial Finance
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Management of Information Technology
  • Strategic Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


48 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

Mason MBA On-campus and Online Eligibility Requirements

  • An earned baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education, or international equivalent, verified from official transcripts
  • A minimum of two years of full-time, post-baccalaureate professional employment
  • One college-level calculus course prior to enrolling (recommended but not required)
  • Online application and fee
  • A current résumé 
  • Transcripts from all colleges or universities attended
  • Official GMAT score OR GRE score - GMAT/GRE waivers may be considered.
  • Two professional letters of recommendation
  • One Goals Statement
  • Additional requirements for international students and undergraduate degrees from outside the United States

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1750 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1750 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    1750 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1750 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    870 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 870 USD per credit during 24 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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