Full-time MBA FAQs


Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, in most cases the GMAT is required. However, it will be waived in if you hold a terminal degree such as an MD, JD or PhD from a regionally-accredited institution. Also, veterans or actively serving U.S. military personnel, Peace Corps Volunteers, with a 3.0 GPA or better from a regionally accredited, not-for-profit institution will be considered for a GMAT waiver. *If you would like to be considered for scholarship opportunities, the GMAT (preferred) or GRE is required.

Applicants complete an online application form and two essays while procuring one letter of recommendation, one set of official transcripts and official GMAT or GRE scores. They also pay an application fee ($85 domestic applicants/ $95 international applicants). The Admissions Committee will review completed application packets and identify viable candidates for an interview—via zoom. The Admissions Process includes details.

Due to COVID-19, we are not doing in-person visits at this time. Please reach out to Kimberly Winchell mba_admissions@eller.arizona.edu to schedule a virtual class visit or contact current students. Connect with a student ambassador HERE.


October 15 : Round 1
December 1: Round 2
February 1: Round 3 (international applicant deadline)
April 1: Round 4
June 1: Final Deadline 

Scholarships available

*The deadline for international applicants to submit an application to the Full-time MBA for this year has passed. The application for the program beginning in Fall 2022 will open in September. We encourage you return to apply at that time.