Pamplin College of Business – Virginia Tech - Evening MBA
The Evening MBA program option provides maximum flexibility for working professionals that want to advance their careers without taking time out of the workforce.
Students pursuing the program on a part-time basis are able to choose the number of courses they take each semester. In general, students taking two courses in the fall and spring semesters and one course during the summer session will complete the program in about three and a half years. Full-time students usually complete the program within two years. All students must complete the program within five years from the time they enroll.
Classes take place in the evening at the Virginia Tech Northern Virginia Center, located just a short drive from Tysons Corner and adjacent to the West Falls Church Metro station on the Orange line.
The Virginia Tech Evening MBA curriculum is designed to provide students with a strong foundation in essential business functions while also allowing them to specialize their degree in an area of particular importance to their career goals.
Core courses in accounting and information systems, business information technology, finance, leadership, management, and marketing provide students with solid understanding of fundamental business concepts.
Students then have the option to select from one of eight areas of specialization: business intelligence/business analytics, entrepreneurial leadership and management, global business, financial management, organizational leadership, health information technology, hospitality and tourism management, and general management.
There are currently 182 students enrolled in the Pamplin College of Business Evening MBA. The average student is 35-years old, with around 65 percent male students and 35 percent female students. About 40 percent of the 182 students are international and minority students.
VT Evening MBAs scored an average GMAT of 620 and GPA of 3.36. Those enrolled have about 11.75 years of previous professional work experience.
Tuition, Scholarships, and Financial Aid
For the 2018-2019 academic year, tuition per credit hour is $1,025.
The vision for the Pamplin College of Business outlines that we will be particularly known for our expertise and accomplishments in business intelligence/analytics, innovation through entrepreneurship, and for our international programs. Scholarships are available to applicants and students who exemplify this vision in their professional life.
Scholarship amounts are determined based on availability and the number of qualified recipients. Early application is required for scholarship consideration. See admissions deadlines for details. Early application is required for scholarship consideration. See admissions deadlines for details.
To apply to the Virginia Tech Evening MBA program, applicants must submit the following:
● Completed application form
● Official transcripts
● Current resume
● One letter of reference, a second letter is optional.
● A copy of the official results of your GMAT or GRE. GMAT and GRE waivers are considered.
● One required essay, a second essay is optional.
● TOEFL or IELTS if your degree was earned from an academic institution in a country where English is not the native language
● A $75 application fee
The Virginia Tech Evening MBA program will consider GMAT/GRE waiver requests. Please note that the waiver is not guaranteed, and your request will undergo evaluation by the admissions committee whose decisions are final.
Applicants to the Evening MBA must apply by the following deadlines:
Fall enrollment: July 1
April 1 for international applications
Applications received by May 1 are eligible for scholarship consideration.
Spring enrollment: December 1
September 1 for international applications
Applications received by October 15 are eligible for scholarship consideration.