Admissions requirements

The full-time MBA Day Program welcomes applicants with limited professional experience.

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
  • One official transcript from all previous academic institutions (typical GPA: 3.0 and above)
  • Completion of a college-level algebra course
  • Basic computer literacy skills
  • GMAT score (average: 570) OR GRE score (average: 310, minimum 144 on the quantitative and verbal sections)
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • 1,000-word personal essay about your career and educational goals
  • Resume
  • Online application and $65 fee

Want to prepare for the GMAT? We offer a free GMAT prep course! You can also find out if you’re eligible for a GMAT/GRE waiver.

International admission requirements

For more information on international admissions requirements, please visit the Graduate School’s website.

  • Equivalent of a U.S. four-year degree (any discipline)
  • One official transcript from all previous academic institutions in English (typical GPA: 3.0 and above)
  • Completion of a college-level algebra course
  • Basic computer literacy skills
  • GMAT score (average: 570) OR GRE score (average: 310, minimum 144 on the quantitative and verbal sections)
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • 1,000-word personal essay about your career and educational goals
  • Resume
  • Online application and $65 fee
  • TOEFL (minimum: 79) or IELTS (minimum: 6.5)

International applicants may be eligible for a GMAT/GRE waiver, check to find out.

Please send all required materials to:

The Graduate School
University of North Carolina Greensboro
241 Mossman Building
1202 Spring Garden Street
Greensboro, NC 27412

Course Waivers

Applicants with the appropriate undergraduate in business may be allowed to waive up to 9 credit hours of specific MBA courses based on academic coursework taken in the last five years. Waivers are reviewed when a completed application is submitted.

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Application deadlines

Be sure to submit and complete your application in full before the deadline.

Fall Semester
March 1st (Priority)
July 1st (Final)
May 15th for international applicants
Spring Semester
No Admission
September 15th for international applicants

Have a question?

Mary Lesa Pegg
Graduate Recruiter
Office 301-U, Bryan Building
BryanGrad@uncg.edu
(336) 256-1432

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