Executive MBA

Perform at your peak potential

How to Apply

Candidates for admission should submit a complete application portfolio by the priority deadline for the cohort they wish to enroll in.


Priority Application Deadlines
Fall 2019 Cohort
Courses start in October
August 1, 2019
Spring 2020 Cohort
Courses start in March
February 1, 2020

Application Requirements

Admission decisions are based on a review of the following materials in the candidate's file:

  1. A completed application and non-refundable application fee
  2. Official transcripts showing a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution. Normally, a grade point average of approximately 3.0 or higher in upper division undergraduate work is expected.
  3. One professional letter of recommendation
  4. Resume demonstrating at least 5 years of progressive managerial or professional experience
  5. Interview with Program Director
  6. Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) scores may be waived for candidates who present an official transcript of previous college work from a regionally accredited college or university reflecting any one of the following criteria:
    1. an undergraduate, upper division grade point average of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale; or
    2. a combined grade point average of 3.0 or higher for the most recent 60 credits of study consisting of any of the following: graduate course work, upper division post baccalaureate course work (exclusive of extension or continuing education work), and upper division undergraduate course work; or
    3. a minimum of nine credits of graduate course work completed and a 3.50 grade point average; or
    4. a previously earned master's degree

Call (805) 493-3325 to speak with an admission counselor.