Richard J. Bolte, Sr. School of Business
MBA/Graduate Certificate Admissions Requirements and Application
Candidates for admission into the MBA or Certificate programs should have a bachelor's degree and must satisfy at least one of the following criteria:
2.75 minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA or
5 full years of relevant, professional business experience (résumé required) or
500 minimum score of the Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT).
Applications for admission are accepted year-round and are reviewed on a rolling basis. Please plan to apply no later than six weeks before the date you wish to begin classes. Late applications are accepted on a case-by-case basis.
Complete application for admission (available from the MBA office or online.) Please type or print neatly.
Attach current résumé or brief statement, in essay form, describing your professional experience and career objectives.
Include application fee of $35 U.S. dollars (nonrefundable); make checks payable to Mount St. Mary’s University.
Request copies of official transcripts from all schools attended after high school. Official copies should be sent directly to the MBA office (for your convenience, a transcript request form is available from the MBA office or online at www.msmary.edu/registrar).
If GMAT is required, submit copy of test scores. Arrange to have official scores sent directly to the MBA office.
Non-U.S. citizens – please refer to section on “International Students” on page 12 for additional requirements.