George Mason University’s mission includes the necessity to educate the new generation of leaders for the 21st century—men and women capable of shaping a global community with vision, justice, and clarity. In alignment with the institution’s mission, the School of Business offers two executive programs online – Global Executive MBA and National Defense Executive MBA.

George Mason University’s School of Business Executive Programs are engaged in a committed and sustained effort to build extraordinary conditions for learning about leadership and management. Our learning experiences have compelling, relevant, and actionable content; engaging, respectful, and efficient online delivery; and generate high value returns to students, their organizations, and our society. We provide learning experiences that prepare men and women to lead. We provide our students with knowledge, skills, confidence, and ambition for the sake of generating sustainable value for society, their communities, their organizations, and themselves.

Ranked by U.S. News & World Report in the top 15% of all AACSB accredited business schools, the School of Business is one of only 10% of business schools worldwide that is accredited in both business and accounting by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International. George Mason University is, also, regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

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George Mason University





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Program starts in January, May and September


Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International, Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)

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