Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Frequently Asked Questions
I am interested in the MBA program at the MSU Denver. Can I make an appointment to talk with an admissions advisor?
Yes! Please contact Emalie Whan-Traylor, Outreach & Admissions specialist, by phone at 303-615-1117 or by email at email@example.com.
What is the cost per credit hour?
Please reference the tuition and fees chart for complete costs.
When and where are classes available?
Most classes are offered on the Auraria campus in the evening and some will be offered hybrid or online. Please reference the university's graduate schedule.
How long does it take to complete the degree?
If you take an average of two classes per semester, the program will take approximately two years.
What is considered full time?
Students are considered full time if they are registered for six (6) graduate-level credit hours and half time if they are registered for three (3) graduate-level credit hours.
Is financial aid available?
You can determine your eligibility for financial aid by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid at www.fafsa.gov and following up with the financial aid department at 303-556-8593. Please visit the Office of Financial Aid's website for more information.
Is the GMAT (Graduate Management Admissions Test) required for admission?
Yes, unless you meet the other requirements to waive the GMAT. Please visit GMAT's website for more information and to sign up.
Do I still need to take the GMAT if I am an MSU Denver student?
Yes, unless you meet the other requirements to waive the GMAT.
What is the minimum GMAT score required for applying to the MBA program?
We do not have a minimum score requirement. Please keep in mind that your GMAT scores are only one of a number of criteria we review in determining admission.
When should I plan to take the GMAT?
You must take the GMAT exam before you apply to the MBA program. We recommend you take the test at least two weeks before the application deadline. For information on the GMAT, call 1-800-GMAT-NOW or visit the GMAT website www.mba.com.
Is there a GPA requirement for applying to the MBA Program?
We do not have a minimum GPA requirement. Please keep in mind that your GPA is only one of a number of criteria we review in determining admission.
Will you help me find a job?
Partnering with Career Services, the College of Business has a dedicated career services specialist, Amy Bechtum. Amy helps heighten awareness and promote career services to MSU Denver business students by developing targeted career education programs and employer networking opportunities with local businesses, professionals, and government agencies. Amy can be reached by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additionally, JobLink is available to students to sign up for workshops, find off-campus jobs, view career events, and apply for on-campus interviews! Visit the Career Services website for more information.