Prospective MBA students must meet the following criteria:

  1. Students with a BSBA degree from an AACSB accredited program are unconditionally admitted with:
      • An overall GPA of 3.0 (or higher) OR
      • An overall GPA of 2.75 (or higher) with a 3.0 (or higher) in the last 60 hours
  2. In addition to the above GPA requirements; non-BSBA graduates and BSBA graduates from non-AACSB programs are conditionally admitted and must earn a 3.0 GPA after the first 9 graduate hours for full admission.

The following is recommended for students in category 2:

      • Completion of undergraduate AACSB accredited business courses in the areas of accounting, finance, management, marketing, and statistics OR
      • Completion of any recommended MWSU online bridging modules


International applicants who are non-native speakers of English must pass Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) with a minimum score of 79 on the internet-based test or a receive 6.0 academic IELTS score unless they possess a baccalaureate degree from a college or university in which instruction is given in English. Tests taken more than two (2) years prior to the date of application cannot be accepted.

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