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M.B.A. Admission Requirements
Applicants to the M.B.A. program must submit the following materials:
Admission to the M.B.A. program is based on the information in the above items; no admission decision can be made until all of them are in the applicant’s file in the Office of Graduate Studies. Previous academic achievements, GMAT scores, recommendations, and work experience are important factors.
The M.B.A. degree will be conferred upon the matriculated M.B.A. graduate student who has:
December 1 for the May commencement
February 1 for an August conferral
October 1 for a January conferral
Waiver of Courses
30 credits are required for the M.B.A. degree only if all course prerequisites are already met. Prerequisites can be satisfied through undergraduate coursework with satisfactory grades, or the equivalent.
Transfer of Courses
Up to 12 semester hours of graduate credit may be transferred to the M.B.A. program for equivalent courses completed elsewhere. To be considered for transfer, the courses must have been completed with a grade of “B” or better in the six years prior to enrollment in WestConn’s M.B.A. program.
Substitution of Courses
Course substitutions may be allowed within the M.B.A. program to accommodate special considerations. Please see the M.B.A. Coordinator.
Courses in Residence
A minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in the M.B.A. program must be completed at WCSU.
For a complete list of prerequisites, corequisites and other restrictions for all courses, please consult the Course Description section of this catalog.