Admission Requirements

Master of Business Administration

DOMESTIC STUDENTS:

Please complete the SVSU Application for Admission including the non-refundable Application Fee and the following:

  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a cumulative GPA of 3.00 on a 4.0 scale
  • Results of the Admission to the MBA test given by the College of Business and Management or the official results of the Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT).
  • Official copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts sent directly to SVSU from any Colleges or Universities attended
  • A current résumé
  • Two completed Graduate Recommendation Forms from professional references- Graduate Recommendation Form Fillable (425kB)
  • A one page personal statement of accomplishments and academic goals

 The following formula is used to determine minimum admission to the MBA program:
GPA* x 200 + GMAT ≥ 1050 and GMAT ≥ 450
*Average GPA based on last two years of a four-year bachelor’s degree

Submit completed DOMESTIC applications, transcripts and required materials to:

Saginaw Valley State University
Graduate Admissions
230 Wickes Hall
7400 Bay Road
University Center, MI 48710
(989) 964-6096
(989) 964-6066 - fax
gradadm@svsu.edu

 

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS:

Please complete the SVSU Application for Admission including the non-refundable Application Fee and the following:

  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Official copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts (original signed/stamped transcripts)
  • Results of the Admission to the MBA test given by the College of Business and Management or the official results of the Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT).
  • A current résumé
  • A one page personal statement of accomplishments and academic goals
  • Evidence of Financial Support (original signed/stamped bank statement)
  • Two completed Graduate Recommendation Forms from professional references- Graduate Recommendation Form Fillable (425kB)
  • Applicants whose native language is not English must demonstrate competence in English. SVSU accepts an IELTS score of 6.5 or a TOEFL score of 79 for the Master of Business Administration program. Conditional admission to SVSU’s English Language Program is available for students without an acceptable score. Successful completion of the English Language program does not grant acceptance to a graduate program at SVSU. Students must still submit a passing IELTS or TOEFL score to enter the degree program.

The following formula is used to determine minimum admission to the MBA program:
GPA* x 200 + GMAT ≥ 1050 and GMAT ≥ 450
*Average GPA based on last two years of a four-year bachelor’s degree

Submit completed INTERNATIONAL applications, transcripts and required materials to:

Saginaw Valley State University
International Admissions

230 Wickes Hall
7400 Bay Road
University Center, MI 48710
+1-989-964-6096
intadmit@svsu.edu