If you're looking for an MBA that fits your unique situation and schedule, you've found it. U.S. News & World Report says this is one of the best online MBA programs in the nation.

Two current concentrations help you personalize this flexible degree to your specific interests and career goals. And the on-campus summer residencies ensure you’re part of a vibrant and contemporary learning community.

Career Path

Whether you’re looking to accelerate your current career or start a new one, our MBA degree will prepare you for making managerial decisions and leading people.

You can find our graduates in some of these careers:

  • Marketing Directors
  • Directors of Operations
  • Financial Analysts
  • Project Managers
  • Human Resources Directors

What You'll Study


The General Business and Real Estate concentrations consist of 36 credits hours and offer both part-time and full-time options.

Courses are offered in 7-week terms.

Part-time Spring or Fall Start Date - Degree Completion in 2 years

 One course every seven weeks

Full-time Summer Start Date - Degree Completion in 15 months

Full-time students complete
  • One course every 7 weeks in the summer 
  • Two courses every 7 weeks during the fall and spring terms

Full-time Spring Start Date - Degree Completion in 18 months

Full-time students take three courses 

  • One course the first spring semester 
  • Two courses the second spring semester
  • Two courses in the summer
  • Three courses in the fall


On-campus residencies are required for both concentrations.  You’ll come to campus for an extended weekend each summer that you are in the MBA program.


Visit SNVC Institute for information about a $1,000 MBA scholarship opportunity.

General Business

Prepare for the rapidly changing nature of today’s business world by developing a broad array of strategic and analytical skills. You’ll be equipped to lead a business, make high-level business decisions and manage people. The general business concentration provides the knowledge necessary to climb the ladder in all types of businesses, from Fortune 500 companies to entrepreneurial organizations to nonprofit entities.


Real Estate

An important economic driver, real estate is an increasingly sophisticated and analytical industry with a real need for an MBA skill set. The real estate concentration equips you with dynamic, practice-oriented skills that give you the capability to tackle the challenges facing tomorrow’s real estate professionals. The real estate concentration prepares you to be a leader in the industry, working in areas such as commercial and corporate real estate, development, investment management and finance.


Course Sequence

You'll complete your degree as a cohort, in lock-step format, taking the same sequence of courses. There are five different sequences of study.

Real Estate 

Real Estate Concentration, Full Time, Spring (pdf)

Real Estate Concentration, Full Time, Summer (pdf)

Real Estate Concentration, Part Time, Fall (pdf)

General Business 

General Business Concentration, Full Time, Spring (pdf)

General Business Concentration, Full Time, Summer (pdf)

General Business Concentration, Part Time, Fall (pdf)


  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited university and either an undergraduate GPA of at least 2.75 (on a 4.0 scale) or a GPA of 3.5 or higher on six hours of Longwood MBA degree program courses within the last 12 months
  • GMAT or GRE, waiver information 
  • A minimum TOEFL score of 570 (paper test) or 80 (internet test) or a minimum 6.5 on the IELTS for individuals whose first language is not English
  • Students without an undergraduate major or minor in business must complete MBA Foundation Courses prior to starting MBA classes.

MBA applications are evaluated on undergraduate grade point average (GPA), GPA for any completed graduate work, GMAT/GRE score, personal essay, personal recommendations and other materials submitted as part of the MBA application packet. 

Additional Program Admission Requirements 



Full-time starting in summer: Apply by Feb. 1

Full-time and part-time starting in spring: Apply by Oct. 1

Part-time starting in fall: Apply by May 1

Applications received after the deadline will be considered on a space available basis.

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