What Our Program Offers You

Business is a Global Enterprise

You’ll learn from renowned faculty and international colleagues in the classroom, as well as from business leaders and scholars in international locations. Small class sizes ensure you’ll receive concentrated, individualized attention.

Shenandoah offers numerous study-abroad experiences designed to globalize your perspective and expand your knowledge, including short-term winter or spring break trips to Costa Rica

or Tanzania. You may also travel with faculty to study with world-class scholars at universities

in Oxford, England; Audencia, France; Madrid, Spain; and Beijing, China. Courses may range from cross-cultural management to economics to environmental stewardship to organizational leadership.

Professional & Accessible

Halpin-Harrison Hall is designed and built to meet the specific needs of business education. Classrooms facilitate faculty-student interaction and accommodate the latest teaching technologies and methodologies. Group study rooms support team projects and class presentations.

Affordable Tuitions

Advancement in your career is a good investment, and Shenandoah University recognizes the importance of helping students with their educational expenses. To that end, graduate students receive graduate fellowships to reduce the per-credit hour cost. Additional information about grants and student loans is available from the Office of Financial Aid at 540-665-4538.

Accredited, Flexible & Convenient

Shenandoah University is accredited by A.A.C.S.B. International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business – a distinction that is achieved by only 4.8 percent of business schools in the world. This means you’ll receive a world-class education from one of a very select group of universities across the globe. With the highest seal of approval, the Byrd School offers a rich curriculum designed for busy, working adults. Graduate programs are flexible, allowing you to study full or part-time; and the program can be completed with evening classes or classes offered on alternate weekends.


Yvonne Chen

MBA Program Director & Associate Professor of Economics
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