Requirements

 

General Admissions Requirements for MBA and MSBA Programs

  • 4 Year Bachelor's Degree
  • 3.0 Overall GPA (recommended) 
  • GMAT, GRE, or a department issued waiver (contact department for details) 
  • 2+ Years of Work Experience
  • TOEFL (If required) 213 Computer Based/550 Paper Based/80 Internet Based or the IELTS with a score of 6.5 or better

General Admissions Requirements for the MSA Program

  • 4 Year Bachelor's Degree
  • 3.0+ Overall GPA (recommended)
  • GMAT (required, unless waived)
  • TOEFL (If required) 213 Computer Based/550 Paper Based/80 Internet Based or the IELTS with a score of 6.5 or better
    • Students with an Accounting degree from an AACSB Accredited Institution, earned within the last seven years with a minimum Accounting GPA of 3.25 may waive the GMAT.  Those applicants are subject to all other admission requirements.
We also require that you send the following supporting documentation to the Graduate Business Offices:
  • Resume (MBA and MSBA applicants)
  • 2 letters of recommendation (MBA and MSBA applicants)
  • Official GMAT/GRE scores (all applicants, if required)

General Admissions Requirements for International Students

 For international applicants, the same general admissions requirements as stated above apply. However, international applicants are also required to provide the following information in addition to the CSU application: 

  •  Affidavit of Financial Support
  • Agreement to Purchase Cal Poly Pomona Group Health Insurance
  • Supplementary Information of International (VISA) applicants

Please visit the Office of Admissions and Outreach website for specific information regarding International Admissions.