MBA Admission

MBA Eligibility

Students 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 eligible for admission to the MBA program. TOEFL and GMAT score will be waived. 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 eligible for admission to the MBA.


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 waiver for Pre-MBA students who finish all courses with a GPA 3.5 or higher*
  • GMAT score of 530 or higher 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 Resume

*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).