MA in Government Online Information Session

April 29, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM


The innovative MA in Government/MBA program prepares managers to move between the public and private sectors, or work for agencies that span the two. The program combines the public sector management strengths of the MA in Government with the private sector business savvy of the MBA.

MA in Government and MBA

Format The MA in Government portion of the degree may be completed fully online or onsite at our Washington DC campus.
The MBA portion of the degree may be completed fully online or onsite at the Carey Business School in Washington, DC or Baltimore, MD.
Entry Terms Fall, Spring, and Summer
Degree Requirements 10 courses for MA in Government;
21 courses for the MBA
Length of Program Various based on course availability and schedule
Tuition Tuition for the MA in Government portion of the degree is $4,234* per course.
*Final rates pending approval of the Board of Trustees.

Tuition rates for the MBA are available on the Carey Business School website.

The MA Government/MBA bridges the traditional separation of business leadership and public sector management. Advance your knowledge in government and politics, ethics, global economics, financial theory, and management, and set yourself apart from the competition in a career that overlaps public and private sectors.

Students who pursue the dual MA/MBA degree will take classes in the MA in Government program at the School of Arts and Sciences and in the MBA program at the Carey Business School. Thirty courses are required to complete the degree. All classes are held near Dupont Circle in the heart of Washington, DC.

For more information about the requirements of the MBA, please contact the Carey Business School’s Admissions office at

State-specific Information for Online Programs

Note: Students should be aware of state-specific information for online programs. For more information, please contact an admissions representative.