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Admissions for the MBA program is open three times a year — fall, spring, and summer terms. Applicants are encouraged to apply prior to the Priority Deadline date to be considered for scholarships.  If applying AFTER that date, funding is awarded on a case-by-case basis.

Priority Deadlines:

  • Fall Term:  April 1

  • Spring Term:  October 1

  • Summer Term:  April 1

MBA Application and Admissions Information


A.  Complete your application online

  1. Letters of Recommendations

    • Within the application, you will need to provide names and email addresses of two individuals
      who can write recommendations on your behalf.  The application system will email each
      individual, and they will submit their letters directly to Millsaps College.

    • It's important that these two individuals can speak to your ability to succeed in graduate
      school.  It is preferred that one recommender be a faculty member.


B.  Required Materials (please email to

  1. Admissions Essay:  In approximately 500 words, please discuss the factors that influenced you to
    pursue an MBA from Millsaps College.  Discuss how an MBA will be most helpful in your career
    development, and how you will contribute to the program.  PDF format is preferred.

  2. Resume.

  3. Unofficial transcripts from previous undergraduate institutions should be sent directly from the
    institution.  It is pre
    ferred that transcripts be sent electronically to the email address above.

    All applicants must possess a 4-year bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution (or international equivalent) prior to the date of anticipated enrollment
    in a Millsaps graduate program.

C.  GMAT Score* sent directly to Millsaps College.  We also accept GRE scores as a substitution.

D.  Interview with the Director of Graduate Admissions. 


The GMAT will be waived under the following conditions; you must meet all conditions:

1.  College Students:

  • Enrolled or graduated from an AACSB accredited institution OR a member of the ACS (Associated Colleges of the South).

  • Major or Minor in Business, earning a B- or better in each of the courses that comprise the major.

  • Earn a C- or better in Statistics.

  • Overall GPA is 3.2 or higher.

2.  Working Professionals:

  • Three (3) or more years of significant managerial or professional experience.

  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher.

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