MBA Admissions Requirements

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The application process for entry into the MVSU Graduate Studies Program(s) is an online process and is facilited by the organization, GradCas.  You can click on the link to GradCas here: (  There is, also, a $23 application processing fee for use of GradCas.  However, if you prefer to apply using the hard copy application process, simply click on the "Graduate Application" link at the bottom of this page.  If there are additional questions, you can contact the MVSU Graduate Studies Program(s) office at (662) 254-3345 or at  In addition to being admitted into the university’s Graduate Studies Program(s), specifically, applicants admitted into the Master of Business Administration program must:

  • Have earned an undergraduate or bachelor’s degree from a fully accredited college or university

  • Have submitted a fully completed graduate application to the MVSU Admissions office with the required supporting documentation

  • Have submitted three letters of recommendation (with accompanying Letter of Recommendation Form for each letter) with graduate application packet

  • Have achieved an undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 2.5 or better

International Students:  Additional requirements for international students can be found in the 2019-2021 MVSU Graduate Catalog (pg 23, first paragraph) on the MVSU Website under:  Academic Affairs.  In addition, international students can contact the Office of International Programs at 662-254-3092 for more specific information that pertains to all MVSU graduate programs.

Note:  Only six hours of graduate course work completed at one or more universities or colleges are transferrable.

NoteApplicants who are applying to the MBA program and who have an undergraduate degree in another discipline other than a business undergraduate degree are strongly encouraged to take “MBA Foundational” business courses for non-business majors.  These MBA foundational courses can be taken simultaneously with MBA courses.  These MBA Foundational courses include: 

AC 221

Financial Accounting

BA 212

Principles of Economics


Business Finance

BA 314


BA 205

Business Statistics

BA 343

Principles of Marketing

Specific MBA Admissions Requirements (Please Read)

MVSU (For MBA Program) Graduate Application 

MBA Academic Map