Tuition and Financial Aid

Program tuition and fees for 2019-20 academic year

Tuition per credit hour
Same rate for VA and non-VA residents

Tuition and fees per 3-credit class
$3,679.25 (VA resident)
$3,830.25* (Non-VA resident)
*Includes Commonwealth Facility & Equipment Fee

Approximate Total Program Cost

Please note that tuition is subject to annual changes and the tuition totals listed above are accurate for 2019-2020.

The Virginia Tech Board of Visitors establishes the tuition annually, typically in the spring. Therefore, please use the above tuition rate as a guide in considering the cost of the upcoming fall term. The tuition total listed above does not include books or other travel expenses. The most current rates are always available via the bursar's webpage.

Loans and Financial Assistance

The Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid can provide further information regarding federal loans.

Graduate Assistantships are available in the Evening MBA program. Please contact 703-538-8410 for more information.

Currently, only students who qualify as regular or provisional status students qualify for federal financial aid. Commonwealth Campus students do not qualify until they become a regular degree-seeking student. For more information about this, please contact the Financial Aid Office.


The Pamplin College of Business offers partial merit-based scholarships to assist working professionals earn their MBA while continuing their careers. No additional paperwork is required for consideration. Scholarship amounts are determined based on availability and the number of qualified recipients.

Early application is encouraged, as the availability of scholarships is greatest at the beginning of the review cycle.

If a new student is not awarded a scholarship upon admission, they may have the opportunity to apply for a scholarship in a later semester.

Scholarship Eligibility:

  • All scholarship applicants must be regular-status students (not provisional or Commonwealth) and taking at least five credits in the semester of the award
  • Current students must have and maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0
  • You do not need to file a FAFSA to be eligible, however please indicate whether or not you are using federal student loans as this will assist in identifying the scholarship funding source