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West Virginia University’s 14-month accelerated Full-Time MBA program was ranked among the Top 100 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. It is ideal for someone seeking to enhance job opportunities or change careers. Whether your background is in liberal arts, the sciences or business, WVU has a place for you.

The College of Business and Economics believes in the global perspective. By joining WVU's MBA program, you will gain a classroom experience enriched by teamwork with students from across the world - 44% of our current MBA class is comprised of international students from three continents. All domestic MBA students also participate in a ten-day international trip in Europe or Asia as part of the coursework.

Career Profile

According to the Wall Street Journal, employers are seeking to hire people with the ability to work in teams. WVU’s MBA program focuses on building team skills. You’ll have the opportunity to both lead and be a vital member of a team, gaining the important skills that employers seek, further advancing your career.

Beginning on the first day of your program, staff from the Center for Career Development will work with you on your resume review, interviewing skills and networking, preparing you for the competitive job market.

Course Delivery Options

On-campus

Program Application Requirements

Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose, 3 Letters of recommendation

Program Application Test Requirements

​GMAT or GRE

Extra Accreditation Info

WVU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

WVU’s MBA program is accredited by AACSB international, the principal accrediting organization for business schools. Only 5% of business schools achieve this distinction.

Application Deadlines

Fall Deadline

Does not admit

Spring Deadline

Does not admit

Summer Priority

March 1, April 1 (Deadline for International students)

Summer Deadline

May 1

English Proficiency Requirements

All applicants whose first language is not English must provide proof of English language proficiency. WVU accepts either the TOEFL or the IELTS for this purpose. Learn more about our English language proficiency requirements.

Accreditation Information

WVU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

WVU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

WVU’s MBA program is accredited by AACSB international, the principal accrediting organization for business schools. Only 5% of business schools achieve this distinction.

Alumni Profile

Faculty Profile

Paul Speaker, Ph.D.

http://www.be.wvu.edu/faculty_staff/paul_speaker.htm

Yes

Student Profile

Kah-Yenn Khoo

http://www.be.wvu.edu/mba/kahyennkhoo.htm

Yes

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