George Mason University MBA


  • AACSB Accredited
  • 100% Online
  • George Mason brings its unique perspective from the Washington D.C. world stage to an online MBA program.
  • Prepare to lead in the new era of business with a diverse skillset and global expertise you can immediately apply to a broad range of industries and in-demand leadership opportunities. Through the online MBA at Mason, students are able to obtain a Business Analytics Certificate or are able to take the certificate program independently.
  • With the Business Analytics Certificate option, students will be able to gain the skills needed for big data through hands on-use of modeling and other techniques.
  • Mirrors on-ground program, ranked one of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Part-time MBAs
  • Avg. GMAT score: 595
  • Avg. Undergrad GPA: 3.26


  • Optional Certificate in Business Analytics built into the 33-month curriculum
  • Proven career, salary, and position advancement for graduates of Mason’s MBA program
  • Part-time, online format provides flexibility and accessibility for working professionals anywhere
  • 48 Credit hours

Program Goal

  • Collaborative Communication and Leadership
  • Knowledge of Functional Business Disciplines
  • Analytical Decision Making
  • Contemporary Issues in Business

Admission Requirements

  • The Mason MBA’s highly competitive acceptance rate is based on a number of factors: your fit within the program and potential contribution to a collegial learning environment, relevant work experience, leadership potential, letters of recommendation, and a competitive GMAT or GRE score.
  • 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)


  • Tuition is $1,016.75 per credit hour. An additional charge of $35 per credit hour applies for a Distance Learning fee.
  • The MBA online program accepts applications on a rolling basis and is currently accepting applications.
  • The program has fall, spring, or summer start terms.

Financial Aid

  • Financial aid programs and life-time access to Mason’s career services

Acceptance Rate

  • 90%

US World News and Report Ranking

  • #19 in Best Online Master’s in Business Programs (Excluding MBA)
  • #24 in Best Online Master’s in Computer Information Technology Programs
  • #48 in Best Online Master’s in Education Programs
  • #9 in Best Online Master’s in Curriculum and Instruction Programs
  • #11 in Best Online Master’s in Educational Administration Programs
  • #10 in Best Online Master’s in Special Education Programs
  • #65 in Best Online Master’s in Engineering Programs
  • #12 in Best Online Master’s in Industrial Engineering Programs
  • #123 in Best Online MBA Programs