MBA Admission

MBA Eligibility

Students from 3+1+g partner universities who complete the two-semester Pre-MBA program with an overall GPA of 3.5 or higher, a B or higher in BUS 300 (Business Communications for Professionals) and submit a completed application packet plus earning a bachelor's degree from their home university will be considered for admission to the MBA program. TOEFL and GMAT score will be waived. Please note, MBA admission is competitive and based not only on academic performance, but also recommendations, interview, résumé and statement of purpose. Upon admission, students will be required to take a proctored written exam. The score on this exam will determine whether the student will need to complete a graduate business writing class in his/her initial semester of the MBA program (BUS 714).

Students who complete the two-semester Pre-MBA program with an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher, submit a completed application packet, and an acceptable TOEFL and GMAT score, and have earned a bachelor's degree from their home institution will also be considered for admission to the MBA. Please note, MBA admission is competitive and based not only on academic performance, but also recommendations, interview, résumé and statement of purpose.


MBA Requirements

Admission Requirements for Pre-MBA Students

  • Pre-MBA students must pass all eight courses in the program and maintain 3.0 or higher average.
  • Pre-MBA students must receive a four-year bachelor’s degree from home institution upon completing the program to meet graduate admission entry requirement.
  • TOEFL waiver for Pre-MBA students who maintain a GPA of 3.5 or higher and earn a B or higher in BUS 300 (regular English proficiency requirement is iBT 88 or IELTS 6.5)*
  • GMAT or GRE waiver for 3+1+g Pre-MBA students from partner unviersities who finish all courses with a GPA 3.5 or higher*
  • GMAT or GRE score required for all students with a GPA of 3.0 - 3.49
  • Students with a GPA under 3.0 will not be considered

Other Requirements

  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Statement of Purpose
  • CV or Résumé
  • Interview

*Any student receiving a TOEFL/GMAT waiver will also need to complete an in-person, proctored writing exam. The score on this exam will determine whether the student needs to complete a graduate business writing class in his/her initial semester of the MBA program (BUS 714).