We’ll Prepare You To Compete In Today’s Dynamic Global Business Environment.

Our Master of Business Administration program will educate you to become a successful, principled leader with a global perspective. You’ll graduate with confidence in your ability to solve problems, communicate effectively and work successfully as an individual or team member.

Our MBA program provides valuable, advanced education for professionals working in entrepreneurial enterprises, corporations or governmental agencies.

Here’s how we’re unique:

  • No GMAT is required
  • Classes offered evenings or every other weekend
  • Study in an interactive, small-classroom environment at an AACSB International-accredited university
  • Learn through classroom discussions, seminars and integrated case studies
  • Study alongside and network with professionals from a variety of organizations and industries
  • Develop rich, collaborative relationships with faculty and fellow students



What Our Program Offers You

Programs are Flexible and Convenient

The Harry F. Byrd, Jr. School of Business offers you a rich curriculum designed for busy, working adults. Study full-time or part-time and earn an M.B.A. attending evenings or alternating weekends at our conveniently located campus in Winchester. Small classes guarantee you individualized attention with support from accomplished and caring faculty who deliver high-quality courses based on real- world experiences. Classes emphasize practical, hands-on applications that will make your M.B.A. work for you in the marketplace.

A Reputation for Excellence

Shenandoah University enjoys a strong reputation locally, regionally and nationally. Our M.B.A. graduates are recognized within the business community as knowledgeable, capable, and able to excel in the workplace. With AACSB International accreditation, you’ll get a world-class education from one of a very select group of universities across the globe.

Faculty Make a Difference

While attending the Harry F. Byrd, Jr. School of Business you’ll enjoy a special bond between yourself and your professors. You’ll enjoy close professional relationships with academically and professionally experienced faculty who will mentor you in and out of the classroom. This remains a hallmark of a Shenandoah University’s business education. You will also benefit from our executive-in-residence and our senior executive counselor, who provide one-on-one advice and counsel on coursework and careers.

Our MBA program offers additional hours to fulfill the CPA licensure requirement. 

Do you have more questions about our program?

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Admissions Information

The Byrd School welcomes students from all academic backgrounds. Applicants are admitted to the M.B.A. program based on their prior academic achievement, letters of recommendation, a personal statement outlining their educational and career objectives and an interview. The GMAT is not required. 

For more information visit: Admissions Requirements


Yvonne Chen

MBA Program Director and Associate Professor of Economics
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