Quinnipiac University

MBA in Business Administration Admissions

We make our admission process as straightforward and personalized as possible. If you have any questions or need guidance, our counselors and advisers in the School of Business are available to assist you at every stage of your application process.

Application Timeline

We accept applications for the full-time and part-time MBA up to two weeks prior to the start of the semester. Applications are considered on a rolling basis

  • Full-time students may apply for entry during the fall, spring or summer semesters
  • Part-time students may begin during the fall semester

Candidates are encouraged to submit applications as early as possible to ensure consideration for the semester desired. Applications are evaluated once all materials and fees are received by Quinnipiac. Students can expect to receive a decision within four weeks of submitting a completed application.

Admission Requirements

To be admitted to the program, an ideal applicant will have:

  • An undergraduate degree with a GPA of at least 3.0 from a regionally accredited institution of higher learning
  • Undergraduate coursework in computers and statistics on an introductory level is recommended

Please note that admission is competitive and that meeting the minimum admission standards does not guarantee acceptance.

4+1 program
If you a current Quinnipiac student, you may qualify for the dual-degree 4+1 program. Learn more about the dual-degree program application process

Online Professional MBA
If you are further along in your career, you may qualify for the online Professional MBA program. Learn more about the Professional MBA application process

Required Documents

All prospective MBA students must submit the following:

  • Completed application form for the MBA program
  • $45 application fee
  • Official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions attended
  • Current resume
  • Personal statement
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • International applicants - please review additional admission requirements

Applications are reviewed once all of the required materials have been received. It is your responsibility to ensure that missing documents are received prior to the stated admissions deadline.

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