Frequently Asked Questions
A minimum undergraduate 3.0 GPA is required for regular admission. Students with more than five years of professional work experience lacking a 3.0 undergraduate GPA will be considered on a case-by-case basis after interviewing with the program director. Applicants must hold an undergraduate degree from a 4-year regionally accredited college/university. See the Admissions section of this catalog for admission application procedures and costs.
No prerequisites are required; academic leveling courses from Peregrine Academics are strongly preferred for accounting and finance. These leveling courses and how to register for them will be explained in new student orientation.
One graduate assistantship is awarded each academic year. Applications are required. These will be awarded by the MBA Program Director based upon qualifications and merit.
The average class size is 25 students.
No, neither the GMAT or GRE are required for admission.
All faculty who teach in the MBA Program hold terminal degrees in their field and have extensive, high-level industry work experience.
Residency Days are twice per semester, occurring once each term(A and B terms). These are required for any student on an F1 visa or any student receiving VA benefits and are optional for everyone else.
Don't see your question here?
Contact Travis Aday, Assistant Director of Graduate Student Services, for more information.
Travis Aday, BA ’18 & MS ‘19
Assistant Director, Graduate Student Services
McLane College of Business
UMHB Box 8018 | 900 College Street | Belton, Texas 76513
Page last updated February 22, 2023