George Mason UniversitySchool of Business

Arlington EMBA

Executive MBA

Whether you are moving from the military or civil service to the private sector, entering private practice, or adding to your professional skills, the Executive MBA from the George Mason University School of Business is graduate business education designed for you.

The Executive MBA is crafted for the experienced military, civil service, or veteran making a transition in the defense industry or national security. Whether you are continuing on the government side, or moving to the private sector, the George Mason Executive MBA offers a unique combination of traditional MBA business classes and skills with unique knowledge and insight into national security and the defense industry.

Our faculty bring unparalleled insight into the unique environment of government contracting, and strategies to adeptly navigate private industry, the Department of Defense firms, federal government agencies—essential tools to be successful in this massive sector of the economy.

The Executive MBA combines the academic expertise of George Mason’s highly qualified research faculty with the real-world experience and knowledge of business leaders and military experts to provide the business understanding of this complex business and government sector. The School of Business School at George Mason University has offered a National Security specialization in the Executive MBA format for a decade, and is the only business school in the entire greater D.C. area to have expertise in this area.

Our 16-month Executive MBA program with a national security focus offers executives and military professionals a world-class business education, without the career interruption of a traditional graduate business degree.

We know how busy your life is and that is why we offer weekend classes in Arlington for professionals in the Northern Virginia and greater Washington, D.C., region.

You benefit from noted faculty, an innovative and relevant curriculum, cutting-edge services and technology, and valuable networking opportunities. Our residencies also provide a first-rate learning experience in the major business and financial centers of the world.

Advance your career with Mason's Executive MBA in the Washington, D.C. area.

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