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 (431kB)
  • 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. 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