Why the Costello College of Business at George Mason University?
Learn here. Lead Anywhere. Change your world with a business degree or certificate from one of the largest business schools in Virginia, with over 4500 undergraduate and nearly 700 graduate students.
More reasons to choose Mason's Costello College of Business:
Where the Public and Private Sectors Converge . . .
In addition to having the federal government in our backyard, the Washington D.C., region is home to government contractors, hundreds of nonprofit organizations, 19 Fortune 500 companies, and hundreds of tech companies where you can apply your classroom knowledge, test out career choices, find internships, and make valuable contacts.
We’re also home to the first-of-its-kind university center dedicated to addressing business, technology, and regulatory issues in government contracting—the Greg and Camille Baroni Center for Government Contracting.
A Solid Foundation in Business
Today’s workplace requires more than just technical skills. Working directly with companies to develop curriculum, experiences, and experiential learning opportunities, the Costello College of Business provides its students with the knowledge and skills you need to succeed in your career.
A College that Reflects Our World
George Mason University students represent 130 countries and all 50 states—making us the largest, most diverse public research university in Virginia. We proudly accept nearly 90 percent of undergraduate applicants, because we believe in inclusivity over exclusivity. Our graduation rate exceeds the national average, and there are no disparities in academic success rates among the differing ethnic groups or socioeconomic statuses of our students.
A Unique Perspective on Entrepreneurship
Our Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship brings together ideas and perspectives for real solutions that serve the local business community and the world at large.
Experiential Learning and Career Readiness
You will have the opportunity to experience the business world from day one. Whether through opportunities in the classroom or with our dedicated Career Services team, the Costello College of Business provides the hands-on, dynamic learning environment you need to succeed.