Compare Programs

Virginia Tech’s Pamplin College of Business offers three different MBA program options for working professionals in the DC Metro Area and throughout Virginia. 

Whether you choose the Evening, Executive, or Professional program option, you will have access to Virginia Tech’s top-notch faculty, collaborate with peers from a range of industries, and join the vast Virginia Tech alumni network.

Please visit the individual program sites for more detailed information about the academic experience.

MBA PROGRAM COMPARISON

  Evening MBA Executive MBA
Professional MBA
Format Part-time or Full-time Part-time Part-time
Average Class 25-30 students 15-20 students 30-35 students
Completion Time 2-5 years 18 months
24 months
Class Meeting Evenings;
2-4 times per week
Fri & Sat;
every other weekend
Fri & Sat;
once a month
Entry Term Spring (January) and
Fall (August) 
Fall (August) Fall (August)
Minimum Work Experience 2-3 years 6+ years 3 years
Average Work Experience 8-9 years 13 years 9+ years
Course Delivery Class Lectures; Case Studies Case Studies; Team-Based Case Studies; Team-Based; Online

Location Falls Church, VA Arlington, VA Richmond, Roanoke, and Newport News, VA
International Residency Optional Yes No
GMAT/GRE Required/Waivers Considered Not required Required/Waivers Considered