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Virginia Business

Public Colleges & Universities
(headquartered in Virginia)

Newport University
Joseph W. Luter III
School of Business
Location: Newport News
Phone: (757) 594-7184
Business programs: BS and certificate in accounting; degrees in management and marketing

College of
William and Mary
Mason School of Business
Location: Williamsburg
Phone: (757) 221-4100
Business programs: MBA; Executive MBA; evening MBA; Master of Accounting

George Mason
School of Management
Location: Fairfax
Phone: (703) 993-1880
Business programs: MBA; BS degrees in accounting, finance, management, marketing, decision

sciences and man­agement information systems, and technology management; MS in bioscience


James Madison University
College of Business
Location: Harrisonburg
Phone: (540) 568-3254

Business programs: Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting, computer information
systems, economics, finance, hospitality and tourism management, international business,
management, marketing. Bachelor of Arts in economics. Bachelor of Science in economics,
quantitative finance. Master of Business Administration and Master of Science in accounting.

All programs are fully accredited by AACSB International. JMU’s College of Business
is consistently ranked by BusinessWeek magazine in the top 5 percent of undergraduate
business schools in the nation. We embrace entrepreneurship and innovation. Faculty use
research and expertise in their fields to enhance classroom learning.

Longwood University
College of Business & Economics
Location: Farmville
Phone: (800) 281-4677
Business programs: BS in Business Administration with concentrations in accounting, business
education, computer information management systems, economics, finance, management,
marketing, real estate, and retailing; BA or BS in Economics; MBA with concentrations in
accounting, retail management and general business.

No matter which major or concentration Longwood undergraduates or MBAs choose, students
benefit from the College of Business & Economics’ personalized approach to education – on
campus and in Richmond.

Small classes, expert faculty, study abroad opportunities and one of the most
comprehensive internship placement programs in the Commonwealth empower students to define
business success and achieve it – from Main Street to Wall Street to anywhere in the world.
Discover the Power in You. Discover the Longwood University College of Business and

Norfolk State University
School of Business
Location: Norfolk
Phone: (757) 823-8600

Business programs: BS degree in accounting, business education, and hospitality management;
BS in general business with concentrations in entrepreneurship, finance, management
information systems, manufacturing and service management, management and total quality,
marketing and economics.

Old Dominion University
College of Business and
Public Administration
Location: Norfolk
Phone: (757) 683-3520

Business programs: Bachelor’s degrees in accounting, decision sci­ences, economics, 
finance,  information tech­nology,  international business, management information
systems, maritime and supply chain management, and marketing.  MBA and MPA programs and
specialized master’s degrees in accounting,  economics and urban studies.  Ph.D. 
programs in business administration,  and public administration and urban policy.
Continuing education certificate, public and custom programs.

Radford University
College of Graduate & Extended Education
Location: Radford
Phone: (540) 831-5724
Business programs: Master of Business Administration

University of Mary Washington
College of Graduate &
Professional Studies
Location: Fredericksburg/Stafford
Phone: (540) 286-8088
Business programs: Stafford Campus: MBA, Bachelor of Professional Studies; Fredericksburg

Campus: BS in business administration

University of Virginia
Darden Graduate School of Business
Location: Charlottesville
Phone: (434) 924-3900

Business programs: MBA, MBA/MA, MBA/JD, Ph.D.
The Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia is a professional school
that works to improve society by developing leaders in the world of practical affairs. We
create and deliver educational programs, and conduct and publish research to advance the
knowledge and practice of the business community. Darden, founded in 1954, is an
international leader in management education and is widely recognized in business and
academic communities.

Darden develops people who lead,  create, and transform organizations. The School’s
faculty members focus on six broad issues that impact business today: innovation and
entrepreneurship, e-business, sustainability, the extended enterprise, post-merger
integration, and diverse leadership teams. The School delivers on transformational learning
experiences through a two-year Master’s of Business Administration degree program, a
21-month MBA for Executives degree program, and through non-degree Executive Education
programs that include relationships with thousands of global executives and businesses.
Through Executive Education, Darden delivers custom and open-enrollment programs, and
designs and implements corporate learning and development centers with Fortune-list

To learn more about The Darden School, visit  To explore
Executive Education options, visit or call 434) (924-3000.

University of Virginia
McIntire School of
Location: Charlottesville
Phone: (434) 924-3257

Business programs: BS commerce, MS accounting, MS management, infor­mation technology

University of Virginia’s
College at Wise
Location: Wise
Phone: (888) 282-9324
Business programs: BA and BS degrees in business and economics with majors in accounting,

economics and business administration

Commonwealth University
School of Business
Location: Richmond
Phone: (804) 828-1595

Business programs: Bachelor’s degree programs in accounting, business administration and
management, economics, entrepreneurship and small business management, finance, financial
technology, human resource management, information systems, insurance and risk management,
international management, marketing, real estate and urban land development. 

Post-baccalaureate certificates in accounting, business administration, human resource
management, information systems, marketing, real estate and urban land development.  MBA,
Fast Track Executive MBA.  MS in Business in decision sciences, finance, global marketing
management, real estate valuation. 

MS in information systems, Fast Track Executive MS in information systems – IT management.  MA in economics, financial economics.  Master of
Accountancy.  Master of Taxation.  Combined MBA/MS in information systems.  Combined
PharmD/MBA.  PhD in Business in accounting, information systems, management.

Located in Snead Hall, a brand new state-of-the-art building in Richmond’s downtown
business district, the VCU School of Business prepares students for successful careers and
lifelong learning through management education grounded in technology, interdisciplinary
teamwork and global perspectives. For undergraduate admissions call 804-828-1742.  For graduate admissions call
804-828-4622.  For Fast Track Executive MBA admissions call 804-828-3622 or 1-888-828-3622.

For Fast Track Executive MS in Information Systems admissions call 804-828-7074.  Visit us
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Virginia Military Institute
Department of
Economics and Business
Location: Lexington
Phone: (540) 464-7234
Business programs: BA in business and economics

Virginia State University
School of Business
Location: Petersburg
Phone: (804) 524-5766
Business programs: BS in accounting, economics, information systems and decision sciences,
management and marketing

Virginia Tech
Pamplin College of Business
Location: Blacksburg
Phone: (540) 231-6601
Business programs: Ph.D., MBA, MACIS (Master of Accounting and Information Systems), BS

Private Colleges & Universities
(with a Virginia campus)

Averett University
Graduate and
Professional Studies
Locations: Danville, Richmond, Fred­ericksburg, Petersburg, Chesapeake, Newport News, Fort
Belvoir, Quantico, Winchester, Martinsville, Lynchburg, Roanoke, Charlottesville, South

Phone: (434) 791-5600
Business programs: MBA; bachelor’s degrees in accounting, management science, global

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