George Mason UniversitySchool of Business

Success is seeing the big picture while not missing any details.

There's a lot to consider when looking at MBA programs. Here are a few things that make the Mason MBA special:

An Emphasis on ROI. The current statistics support that MBA graduates can expect significant increases in salary upon graduation, as well as greater earning power throughout their lifetimes. The 2015 Mason MBA Class experienced this ROI firsthand.

  • 33% secured a new position
  • 49% received a promotion
  • 79% received a raise

Dedicated Career Services for Life. Achieving your MBA is a challenge in and of itself. The question of how to market yourself once you've graduated is answered by our team of dedicated career service professionals and their vast network of relationships with employers, recruiters, and associations. You receive individual attention to map a successful course to career advancement that is unique to your goals. And you have access to their services for life!

Strategic Locations. With Washington, D.C., right outside our doorstep, Mason MBA students have access to the fourth largest economy in the nation, with one of the lowest unemployment rates in the country. Many international companies call our nation's capital home, and opportunities abound in commerce, government agencies, nonprofits, and education.

Global Perspective. The Mason MBA offers the global edge demanded by today's top companies. You'll explore the role of management in the complex global economy and examine the risks and opportunities inherent in global commerce—not from a book but by experiencing it firsthand on a weeklong global residency. Achieve a working knowledge of other cultures, global business trends, and shifting markets to make you more competitive once you graduate.

Diverse Options for Specializations. At George Mason University, our list of MBA concentrations and specializations let you decide where to focus your passions and widen the net of your opportunities. If you aren't sure which concentration is right for you, we can help guide you to the right choice that aligns with your natural interests and career goals.

Experienced Peers. You'll begin your MBA journey within a cohort, providing a supportive, cohesive learning environment, the ability to connect with like-minded peers, and a sense of community with others also seeking to grow educationally, personally, and professionally.

Supportive Alumni Network. When you choose George Mason University, you are not only choosing a top business school, you are choosing the vast opportunities open to Mason graduates through our large business alumni network (28,000 members and counting).

World-class faculty.  Our professors aren't just credentialed, they're experienced. You'll benefit from their decades of hard-won business acumen and be able to apply it to projects you'll be working on at real companies as part of your MBA experience.

There are many reasons to choose the Mason MBA as your vehicle to a better future. Let the journey begin with a phone call or email to one of our admission advisors, who can help guide you and explain the edge Mason can give you in business, and in life.