Loudoun Chamber Members Can Take Advantage of Discount on Marymount Graduate Programs

Marymount University has teamed up with the Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce for an exciting new offer for Chamber members.

Current Chamber members and their employees will receive a 15% discount off Marymount’s regular tuition rate for graduate-level programs offered through the university’s four academic schools.  This offer excludes the university’s physical therapy program.  Family members are not eligible for the discount.  Employees of businesses contracting to members are also not eligible.

Marymount University boasts three locations with a main campus in Arlington and sites in Reston and Ballston.  The Reston location offers graduate courses in Education, Human Resource Management and Leadership and Management.  The university now offers an online Master of Business Administration (MBA) as well.

For a complete listing of Marymount’s graduate programs, visit www.marymount.edu/Academics/Programs-of-Study

Participants interested in attending Marymount must meet admissions criteria set forth by the university.  For more information about admission procedures, visit www.marymount.edu/Admissions/Welcome or contact Alison Bartnek at abartnek@marymount.edu or call (703) 284-5770.

To earn the discount, qualified members and their employees will need to produce a company identification card and a redacted pay stub indicating current employment with a Chamber member.  Electronic versions of IDs and pay stubs can be emailed to amalloy@marymount.edu. For more information, call (703) 284-5770.

Marymount Offers Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Program in May 2017


In conjunction with LEAPS Consulting, Marymount is pleased to offer our latest Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification program at the University’s Ballston location. SPACE IS LIMITED.

WHAT: Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Program

INSTRUCTOR: Monroe Ratchford, LEAPS Consulting, Six Sigma Master Black Belt. LEAPS Consulting is an accredited provider through The Council for Six Sigma Certification.

WHERE: Marymount University, 4040 North Fairfax Drive, Arlington, VA

WHEN: Monday-Friday, May 1-5, 2017, 8:30am-5pm 

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt training develops the critical skills required to improve organizational performance, drive out waste and reduce defects. Participants learn how to use proven Six Sigma methodology and statistical tools to contribute to the success of their organization, including processes for collecting and analyzing data, and leading and executing process-level improvement projects.

For all sectors, public or private, Lean Six Sigma certification bolsters your resume and provides the skills to solve your company’s most critical problems.

Who Should Attend?
Professionals in health care, government agencies, financial services, computer and electronics, aerospace and defense, among others.

More questions? Check out our our FAQ page>>

Registration Fee Per Participantlss2000button032017
$2,000 for registration
after March 17

Light refreshments will be available during the day, but lunch will not be provided. Registrants will be responsible for their own meal arrangements.

Questions? Please contact: Cynda Tipple at ctipple@marymount.edu

Spring 2017 BBA Courses at Marymount Reston

Marymount’s Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) students can take advantage of offerings from the Reston Center in Spring 2017.

IT 110 Information Technology In the Global Age (online) Introduces students to the role of information technology in today’s global business, political, and government environments, and in society in general. It examines the role of technology globally, particularly as it is used for cultural awareness. Liberal Arts Core/University Requirements Designation: GP. (3)

LA 248 Business Law I  (Tuesdays 6:30pm-9:15 pm) A study of the rights and relationships involved  in the laws of contracts, sales and agency, including the Uniform Commercial Code. Prerequisite: MGT 123.

MKT 301 Principles of Marketing (online) A study of the system of interacting business activities that deliver goods and services to present and potential customers. Analysis of the problems of planning, research, and logistics that confront the modern marketing manager. Prerequisite: EN 102. (3)

MSC 300 Business Statistics (Thursdays 6:30-9:15pm) Introduces students to the basic descriptive and inferential statistical procedures used in the analysis of data and testing hypotheses in a business environment. Commonly available spreadsheet software is used. Prerequisite: MA 151 or equivalent. Liberal Arts Core/ University Requirement Designation: DSINQ. (3)

MSC 337 Operations Management (online) A study of the concepts, issues, and decisions facing production and operations managers through the identification and analysis of a variety of operational systems. Emphasis on quantitative analysis techniques used by managers to solve these problems. Extensive use of microcomputer models. Prerequisites: MSC 300 or MA 132. (3)

If you are interested in registering for these courses, please contact your academic adviser. For more information about course schedules, visit Marymount’s online scheduling system Marynet.

Online MBA Courses for Fall 2016

For the first time, Marymount MBA students can choose convenient online-only options for required course offerings. Fall 2016 courses include:

MBA 511 Management Foundations

MBA 512 Accounting for Managers

MBA 514 Business Analytics

If you are interested in registering for these courses, please contact your academic adviser. For more information about course schedules, visit Marymount’s online scheduling system Marynet.

Transfers Welcome at Marymount Reston

A Convenient Option for the Student-On-The-Go

034close croppedTransfer students: Take advantage of the Reston Center, Marymount University’s convenient location in Fairfax County with easy access to neighboring areas. If you are a student from Falls Church, Manassas, Sterling or other nearby locations, you will find our site accessible from the Dulles Toll Road, Route 66 or Route 7. Marymount Reston offers free and ample parking as well.

reston stationWe are also close to the Reston Station on Metro’s Silver Line. How close? We are literally right across the street!

Our late afternoon and evening class schedules fit nicely into your busy life. We offer both liberal arts core courses required for graduation as well as courses from Marymount’s School of Business Administration.

Our student lounge and computer lab mean that you can study and relax between classes.

staff062416Questions? Contact Marymount Reston Executive Director Larry Hoffman at lhoffman@marymount.edu or 571-422-6438.

Fall 2016 BBA Courses at Marymount Reston

Marymount’s Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) students can take advantage of evening offerings from the Reston Center in Fall 2016. Reston BBA courses begin August 29.

FIN 301 Financial Management
Thursdays 6:30-9:15pm
The fundamentals of business finance, including financial analysis, planning, and control; management of working capital; analysis of long-term investment opportunities; and examination of internal and external sources of financing. Prerequisites: ACT 202. (3)

LA 249 Business Law II
Wednesdays 6:30PM-9:15pm

A study of the law relating to the development and operations of partnerships, limited liability companies, and corporations, and of the government agencies that regulate business. Prerequisite: LA 248. (3)

MGT 291 Business Communication
Tuesdays 6:30-9:15pm

Focuses on the skills and approaches people in the business environment must have to communicate effectively at work. Emphasizes writing in a variety of formats, preparing and delivering business presentations, writing in teams, negotiating and interpersonal communication skills, and spending 40 percent of one’s time with every writing/speaking assignment engaged in editing and revision. Requires successful demonstration in the use of today’s technology to communicate with a variety of business audiences. Knowledge of PowerPoint required. Prerequisite: EN 102. Liberal Arts Core/University Requirements Designation: WI. (3)

MSC 345 Project Management
Tuesdays, 6:30-9:15pm
An introduction to the concepts, methods, and applications of project management as practiced by government and private industry. Students will become acquainted with the quantitative tools used in project management and with computer-based software tools. The course will also focus on the managerial and behavioral aspects of project management. (3)

For more information about any course descriptions or class meeting times, visit Marynet.

Reston Center Offers Praxis Core Math Workshops in April

 -Discounts for Marymount students, alums and applicants-


Marymount is pleased to offer a 12-hour PRAXIS CORE MATH WORKSHOP program at the university’s Reston Center location. Discounts are available for Marymount stakeholders!

WHAT: Preparation for Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators: Mathematics (5732)
WHERE: Marymount University Reston Center, Reston, VA
1861 Wiehle Avenue #110
Reston, VA 20190
INSTRUCTOR: Dr. Lynn Gardner, MGM Tutoring
WHEN: Program Meeting Dates (Registrants will attend all sessions)
9am – 12pm
Saturday, April 2, 2016
Saturday, April 9
Saturday, April 16
Saturday, April 23

The Praxis Series® tests are taken by individuals entering the teaching profession as part of the certification process required by many states and professional licensing organizations. In Virginia, qualifying scores on the Praxis (as well as other tests) are required to gain teaching licensure in the state. For more information visit: http://www.doe.virginia.gov/teaching/educator_preparation/college_programs/entry_assessment.pdf

Registration Fee Per Participant
Standard Rate                                             $200
Marymount student/alumnus                       $150
Marymount applicant                                   $150

Required Additional Materials
Core Math Made Easy purchased at www.mgmtutoring.com/core-math/. Choose from the electronic version ($35) or hard copy ($50). This cost is in addition to the registration fee.

To register and submit payment, select your option below.
Questions? Contact Stephanie Hinnenkamp,
stephanieh@marymount.edu, (703) 284-5770