If you are a college graduate you may enroll in the MACDA program without taking additional undergraduate courses.
As part of our MACDA evaluation process, we review candidate transcripts for the following pre-requisites to be completed prior to the start of classes:
The Villanova MACDA is a rigorous one-year program combining classroom hours, coursework, a professional development program, and group work which requires a full-time commitment.
The Villanova MACDA is a full-time program, so it’s essential that you are able to commute to Villanova’s Main Campus throughout the course of the program.
Yes, all programs offered by the Villanova School of Business are accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the professional accrediting body for business schools.
Yes. The 30 credit hours you earn in the program, when combined with an appropriate undergraduate degree, meet the 150 hours required by many states.
Students who have completed the MACDA program have the option to apply for admission to the MBA Flex Track program, enabling them to transfer up to 12 credits into the MBA program.
The 2018-2019 academic year tuition for the entire program is $42,000. In addition, the university assesses a $50 general fee each semester.
Please note that if you require additional coursework beyond the standard curriculum, your tuition costs will be higher.
Financial aid in the form of student loans is available.