About the Program
VT | Master’s | On-site – The Professional MBA program allows full-time professionals to earn their MBA in two years while continuing to work. Classes meet one weekend per month, alternating between Virginia Tech facilities in Roanoke and Richmond, plus weekly online coursework. The program is cohort-based and begins each fall. Students will gain an understanding of general business disciplines including finance, accounting, marketing, leadership and more. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis, however the deadline for fall entry is August 1st. For those interested in scholarships, a separate application is due by May 15th.
Courses & Requirements
The MBA degree allows a student to gain a broad perspective of various business disciplines. Most PMBA students come into the program with either no business background, or a previous business degree with narrow focus. The required classes introduce a wide range of business functions, and provide the quantitative and analytical foundation for the more rigorous, advanced classes in the second year.
Cost & Financial Aid
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Requests for financial assistance should be directed to the Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid in Blacksburg at (540) 231-5179.
The Virginia Tech Roanoke Center programs are primarily for part-time students and financial assistance is unavailable. Virginia K-12 teachers under contract usually have reduced tuition at state universities. Contact the School of Education at (540) 231-1802 for more information.
We know the path to higher education can be daunting, which is why we’re here to help.
As a student of the Roanoke Higher Education Center, you will have access to:
- Library collections and services
- Computer lab with printer/copier
- Student lounge with high-speed wireless Internet
- Cafe serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner
- Free parking with a student parking pass
As a student of Virginia Tech, you will have access to:
- Computer lab
- Exam proctoring
- Video conferencing
- Project Management Courses-prep for PMP Exam
- Continuing and professional education programs
- Virginia Tech Roanoke Center website
How to Apply
View admissions requirements for this program.