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McIntire Business Institute

Build Your Business Skills, Jumpstart Your Career​

The McIntire Business Institute, offered by the McIntire School of Commerce Foundation​, is an intensive, high-value program that delivers a world-class business curriculum in an abridged version designed especially for non-business students. This outstanding program provides sound preparation for careers in business and industry, and may also serve as a useful first step in exploring post-graduation business studies.

Participants who complete the course of study receive a certificate of completion, and students whose participation is exceptional receive awards of outstanding achievement.

Admission and Certification

Applicants must have completed at least two years of undergraduate education.

Students who successfully finish the program receive a certificate from the McIntire School Foundation attesting to their understanding and mastery of the course content.


Academic Year: Applications due July 30

Offered August - April
A popular choice for UVA students​. Meets every Friday, 11 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.

Summer Program: Applications due April 30

Offered mid-May to late June

Approximately 75 students from colleges and universities around the world. Meets Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.

Online Program: Applications for the next session, which starts Jan. 11, are currently being accepted. 

Start dates for the 15-week accelerated Online Program in 2015 are as follows:
  • Spring session: Jan. 11
  • Summer session: May 24
  • Fall session: Sept. 6

Ideal for students unable to attend in-classroom sessions, recent grads, and working professionals. Applications are due two weeks prior to the start date.

For More Information:
Email​​​ or call 434-924-3005.
Apply for MBI

Access the  2014 application for these programs:

- Academic Year

- Online

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​Key Dates

Application deadlines for upcoming 2015 sessions:

- Spring Online: Jan. 1
- Summer: April 30
- Summer Online: May 10
- Academic Year: July 30
- Fall Online: Aug. 25