Master of Business Administration

Admission Requirements and Deadlines

Important Deadlines for Canadian and US Students

All new applications should be completed and received by:

  • January 15 for the Fall Semester

All required supporting documentation, in addition to the application and the application fee, must be received by the application deadline.

Offers of Admission will be sent out before the end of February. In order to accept a place in the program, accepted applicants must:

  • Return the Acceptance of Admission letter by March 15
  • Submit the required advance deposit by June 1

A place in the program will only be held for those students who meet all of the above deadlines.

If you have missed a deadline, contact Valerie Smith, Associate Registrar for Graduate Studies or Dr. Craig Martin.

Deadline for International Students 

All new applications should be completed and received by:

  • January 15 for the Fall Semester

All required supporting documentation, in addition to the application and the application fee, must be received by the application deadline.

Offers of Admission will be sent out before the end of February. In order to accept a place in the program, accepted applicants must:

  • Return the Acceptance of Admission letter by March 15
  • Provide confirmation that the visa and study permit application has been submitted by April 15
  • Submit the required advance deposit by June 1
  • Provide confirmation that a visa and study permit has been granted by July 1

A place in the program will only be held for those students who meet all of the above deadlines.

If you have missed a deadline, contact Valerie Smith, Associate Registrar for Graduate Studies or Dr. Craig Martin.

Admission Requirements

  • Students seeking admission must be qualified to engage in graduate-level study. Successful applicants will have completed a four-year baccalaureate degree from a recognized university or college with a minimum average of 'B', based on the last 60 credit hours or two full years or equivalent of university study.
  • International students must meet English language proficiency requirements.

Transfer Credit

Students may be eligible to transfer relevant graduate courses from other institutions. The number of credits that can be transferred is limited by CMU's degree and residency requirements.

Program Start Dates

  • Fall 2020 Intake - Program start date August 8, 2020

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