Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) Application Checklist and Timeline
Fall: August 1
Summer: May 1
Spring: December 1
Please note: applications to the Master of Business Administration program are reviewed on a rolling admission basis. It is advisable to have all required documents submitted 4-6 weeks prior to the beginning of the semester for which you intend to enroll.
Complete an Application
Submit your application
Please send us your official transcripts in sealed envelopes, from each college or university you have attended. All credentials from foreign institutions require a World Education Services (WES) evaluation.
Two Letters of Recommendation
Two (2) letters of recommendation—one professional and one academic preferred.
References and transcripts can be sent separately or as part of the complete application. Both references and transcripts should be sent in envelopes sealed by the individual issuing the reference or the college issuing the official transcript. Copies and open envelopes are unofficial documents and will not be accepted.
Please submit a copy of your current resume.
Please submit an essay on why you would like to pursue a Master of Business Administration degree.
Although GRE/GMAT scores are not required for admission, applicants who do not meet the GPA requirement may supplement their application by submitting test scores.
Please note: To be admitted to the College of Mount Saint Vincent’s M.B.A. program, international applicants must meet CMSV’s language criteria for acceptance with a TOEFL score of 80 or better or an IELTS score of 6.5 or better, and a GMAT score of 530 or better.