Q. If I am enrolled in the Online MBA Program, will my degree say, "Online MBA"?
A. No. Once the requirements are satisfied, your degree will be a Master of Business Administration.
Q. Do I need an undergraduate business degree?
A. No. Many of our students have undergraduate degrees in other fields of study such as liberal arts or engineering.
Q. Is this an accredited MBA program?
A. Prairie View A&M University College of Business is fully accredited by AACSB International, the premier accrediting agency for bachelor’s degree, master’s degree and doctoral degree programs in business administration. Many other popular online MBA programs do not have this level of accreditation.
Q. How many courses are required?
A. Twelve (12) semester-long courses are required (36 hours). We offer classes in the fall, spring, and summer semesters. Many students complete the MBA program in two years. (Additional courses may be required if you do not have a recent undergraduate business degree.)
Q. How much does it cost?
A. Tuition and fees for Texas residents are approximately $900 per course. For non-Texas residents, tuition and fees are approximately $1800 per course. Many corporations have excellent tuition reimbursement programs for employees. For the latest information about tuition and fees for PVAMU, view the expected cost of attendance.
Q. Does the College of Business offer scholarships?
A. Yes. Scholarships are competitive and awarded for the fall and spring semesters. Students need to apply for a College of Business scholarship at least one semester before they expect to receive funds. Scholarship applications are available beginning February 1, for the fall semester and beginning October 1, for the spring semester. Applications are available via the website.
Q. When are the deadlines to apply for admission?
A. Summer Admission - March 1; Fall Admission - July 1; Spring Admission - November 1. Deadlines for International Students are typically one month prior the regular deadline for admission.
Q. How much are the application fees? Can I pay them online?
A. The main campus is located in Waller County approximately 40 miles northwest of Houston and one mile north of US Highway 290 on Farm Road 1098. The College of Nursing facility is located in the Texas Medical Center in Houston. Prairie View A&M University recently purchased an academic facility in northwest Harris County; the two-story building, near Tomball Parkway and FM 1960, is located at 9449 Grant Road north of Willowbrook Mall.
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