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MBA Admissions Requirements

Students can be admitted with unconditional or conditional status.

Admission to MBA

Unconditional Admission:
  • Hold a graduate or professional degree (example—J.D., M.D., etc.) or appropriate professional certification approved by MBA Admissions Committee;
    or
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent and an overall undergraduate GPA of at least 2.5 on a 4.0 scale  and
  • At least 4 years of demonstrated responsibility in professional or entrepreneurial positions, or GMAT* score of 450 or higher
    Acceptable (equivalent) GRE score may be substituted for GMAT using this table

Conditional Admission:
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent and an overall undergraduate GPA of at least 2.5 on a 4.0 scale  or a GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale in the last 30 hours of undergraduate course work and
  • At least 3 years of demonstrated responsibility in professional or entrepreneurial positions, or GMAT score of 400 or higher
    Acceptable (equivalent) GRE score may be substituted for GMAT using this table

    NOTE: International students must also submit a sufficient TOEFL or IELTS score. 

Admission to Executive MBA

Unconditional Admission:
  • Hold a graduate or professional degree (example—J.D., M.D., etc.) or appropriate professional certification approved by MBA Admissions Committee;
    or
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent* and an overall undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale and
  • At least 5-year work history demonstrating increasing responsibility in professional or entrepreneurial positions.

Conditional Admission:
  • Bachelor’s degree  or  equivalent* and an overall GPA  of at least 2.5 on a 4.0 scale (GPA requirement is waived for students admitted to Asia MBA degree programs.) and
  • At least 5-year work history demonstrating increasing responsibility in professional or entrepreneurial positions.
    Candidates with exceptional business experience including position and length of service may be considered for conditional admission if the above GPA requirement is not satisfied.

    NOTE: The MBA/EMBA Admissions Committee or designated faculty representative may request a personal or telephone interview and/or a written statement of professional goals before making a final determination of conditional admission.  All grade point average requirements are based on the GPA reported on the official transcript from the qualifying institution as the basis for the awarding of the qualifying degree.

    * For students applying to the Asia MBA program, 3 year diploma + 1 year bridge program is equivalent to a bachelor’s degree. Note that applicants to the MBA degree program delivered in Asia who hold a three-year diploma and otherwise meet admission standards may (with the approval of the MBA Admissions Committee) be admitted conditionally. These students will be required to complete concurrently a 30 semester hour Pre-MBA Bridge program. The MBA degree will not be conferred until the bridge program is successfully completed. Additionally, the GPA requirement is waived for these applicants.

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