GMAT/GRE Waiver eligible applicants (MSITM applicants only)

1.   An applicant that is a member of the Beta Gamma Sigma honor society.

  • No waiver application necessary. BGS must be noted on application for admission and a copy of the BGS certificate must be submitted.

2.   An applicant with a terminal/professional degree such as MD, JD, Ed.D, PhD, and DBA may request to waive the GMAT/GRE requirement if the applicant has:

  • a minimum GPA of 3.0 for these graduate degrees.

3.   An applicant with a Master’s Degree may request to waive the GMAT/GRE requirement if the applicant has:

  • a master’s degree from at least a regionally accredited institution which required a standardized test (such as the GRE or equivalent), as an entrance requirement, AND
  • a graduate GPA of at least 3.3 out of 4.0; AND
  • at least five years of relevant professional work experience. To be determined by the department admission committee.
  • a demonstration of adequate quantitative ability in the form of a statistics or algebra course at the college-level with a grade of C or better

4. Applicants with an Undergraduate Degree with:

  • A GPA of at least 3.3 and
  • A minimum of five years of relevant industry experience, (as decided by the ISSCM Graduate Admissions Committee on a case by case basis)
  • along with satisfactory references and statement of interest

5. Applicant is enrolled in the B.S. to M.S Degree Program.

6.   Three letters of recommendations from work supervisors or work colleagues who can attest to projects applicant has undertaken/accomplished (No letters from friends, family or colleagues not in supervisory roles).

7. Applicants whose application meets the minimum requirements may be interviewed by the admissions subcommittee.

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