Unique structure allows for flexibility in your life
Virginia Tech’s Professional MBA offers full-time working professionals the opportunity to earn an MBA degree in 24 months in a cohort-based program modeled after executive programs. Our monthly in-person classes rotate between Richmond and Roanoke, ensuring that your cohort will consist of students from all over Virginia, enriching the classroom discussion and networking opportunities. Our structure allows you the flexibility to travel for work and attend family events while engaging with your faculty and classmates in between the live classroom sessions. The online component provides online Q&A sessions, recorded lectures, discussion forums, and more. As expected with Virginia Tech, you receive access to top-notch faculty and the education needed to achieve your goals.
- Five Year Recap: A Look Back - Joe Street, PMBA '09
When I started the PMBA program in August 2007 I was working as a Senior Programmer Analyst for the Virginia Department of Forestry. During the two-year program I was promoted twice, first to Information Systems Manager and then to Director of Information Systems. One year after graduating, I changed jobs and became the Director of Information Systems for the Institute for Shipboard Education, the nonprofit that runs the Semester at Sea study abroad program. I worked there for three years before moving on to work for Ellucian, a leader in higher education software and services, as a Senior Solutions Consultant for their Cloud Services group. Read more of Joe Street's blog post