About the School of Business at George Mason University

The School of Business is a place of opportunity for the Washington Region and beyond. A place where learners at any stage come to develop and grow, where companies find talent and expertise, and where business is a positive force in the world.

From rapid technological shifts to the changing expectations for the role of corporations in society, businesses today are confronted with a myriad of challenges. George Mason University School of Business offers programs, certificates, and centers of practice that prepare the next generation to meet the demands of tomorrow. Download our 2014-2024 Strategic Plan to learn more.

Our Mission

To prepare a diverse student body to succeed in a global business environment. We produce outstanding scholarship in business and work to maximize the impact of our expertise. We endeavor to instill a strong ethical compass, and a lifelong habit of learning, in our students and stakeholders.

Our Vision

To be a place of opportunity...
...where learners at any stage come to develop;
...where enterprises find talent and expertise;
...where business is a positive force in the world.


In addition to our undergraduate and graduate programming, we also offer executive development and certificate programs to equip business leaders to meet the demands of today's complex global economy.

Undergraduate Concentrations

The School of Business enrolls more than 4,000 undergraduate students pursuing a BS in Business with concentrations in:

A Diverse and Inclusive Perspective

At Mason, you'll be somewhere the whole is greater than the sum of its parts. Both at the School of Business and across the entire University, diversity is a core values; everyone is welcome here. In fact, Mason was recently named the most diverse university in Virginia by U.S. News & World Report.  

This diversity enhances learning and creative thinking by prompting the study of new material and the awareness of fresh viewpoints. The power of many perspectives will boost your capacity to explore original ideas and solutions. Seeing issues in a new way heightens your creativity and problem-solving abilities.

    An Engaged Community Partner

    We graduate highly qualified business students, produce research that informs business strategy and operation, and provide avenues for the region's business leaders to give back and work with our students in the classroom. Learn more about partnering with us

    Research Centers of Excellence

    Our centers bridge the gap between research and practice, connecting our students and faculty with the business community, and making a positive impact on the wider world. Get engaged today.  

    Educating the Next Generation of Leaders

    Need to make a hire? The School of Business helps prepares highly qualified undergraduate and graduate business students to succeed in your organization. 


    Located for Your Success

    Just outside of Washington D.C., at the intersection of international business and politics. 

    Fairfax Campus


    Mason Square (formerly the Arlington Campus)