Which Business Graduate Degree is Right for Me?
There are many factors you should consider when choosing a business graduate degree: format, location, specializations, quality of faculty, career services support, and so on. Below is a snapshot of the business graduate degrees we currently offer.
† Program costs are based on estimates and are subject to change. Costs do no include application or enrollment fees.
|Program||Candidate Profile||Eligibility||Work Experience Requirement||Credits||Program Schedule||Tuition †|
|MBA||You're looking to fast track your career growth and want to make a commitment to advancing your professional perspectives. The Mason MBA is designed to give you an intensive and personal learning experience—and the chance to develop your leadership abilities to advance in your career.|| ||A minimum of two years of full-time, post-baccalaureate professional employment||48 credits|| || |
|MS in Management||You’re a recent liberal arts, sciences, or engineering graduate facing a tough job market. The MS in Management teaches business fundamentals that complement your undergraduate studies making you more attractive to potential employers and providing management skills to quickly advance in your chosen field.|| ||No more than two years of professional work experience||36 credit|| || |
|MS In Accounting||You're looking to advance your role at an accounting firm or transition into the accounting industry and become a certified CPA. The MS in Accounting program emphasizes the latest trends in accounting, business ethics, and corporate governance.|| ||--||30 credits|| || |
|MS In Real Estate Development||You're an experienced real estate professional that is looking to advance your career growth. The MS in Real Estate Development provides you with the developer's perspective on relevant issues including civil engineering, finance, and public policy while also preparing you to take a leading role.|| ||Two years of professional work experience, preferred, but not required.||36 credits|| || |
|MS In Technology Management||You're a technology management professional wanting to transform your knowledge and vision into strategic action. The MS in Technology management develops your knowledge of business fundamentals and provides you with critical tools for managing the IT function in any organization.|| ||A minimum of three years of full-time professional work experience in a technology-related field.||36 credits|| || |
|Business Analytics||You're looking to further develop your data analytics skills for your current leadership role. The Certificate in Business Analytics will provide you with the necessary methodologies and techniques to analyze data for business insights.|| ||--||12 credits|| || |
|Business Fundamentals||You're a current graduate student or professional wanting to complement your skills with a business credential. The Certificate in Business Fundamentals provides you with the essential leadership tools needed to take the next step in your career.|| ||--||12 credits|| || |
|Accounting Analytics||You're a current accounting student or working professional who wants to enhance their current accounting skills. The Certificate in Accounting Analytics pairs your accounting knowledge with that of data analytics.|| ||--||12 credits|| || |
|Forensic Accounting||You're a current student or accounting professional looking to move into an auditing position. The Certificate in Forensic Accounting provides you with the skills needed for investigative accounting.|| ||--||12 credits|| || |
|Government Accounting||You're a current student or accounting professional looking to move into government accounting. The Certificate in Government Accounting will help prepare you for a accounting career in government agencies.|| ||--||12 credits|| || |
|Global IT Leadership||You're a current student or IT professional who wants to apply their skills on a global scale. The Certificate in Global IT Leadership will enhance your knowledge of the intersection of business and technology globally.|| ||A minimum of three years of full-time professional work experience in a technology-related field.||12 credits|| || |
|IT Strategy and Digital Transformation||You're a current IT professional who wants to lead a digital transformation at their current company or in the future. The Certificate in IT Strategy and Digital Transformation will develop your skills in digital transformation strategy.|| ||A minimum of three years of full-time professional work experience in a technology-related field.||12 credits|| || |