Business Administration

Our MBA program offers high-achieving students a unique, accelerated academic experience designed to position our graduates for career opportunities in the global marketplace. The concentrated one-year MBA, accredited by AACSB International, is built around a core of innovative thinking, aggressive learning, and real-world experience.

Our fulltime, day MBA is the only one of its kind in South Carolina, and part of the fast-growing MBA trend around the world. The globally focused, applied learning and accelerated pace is appealing if you just recently earned an undergraduate degree or if you are looking to jump-start or reposition your professional ambitions. With a faster path to graduation, it means you can start your career sooner.

Admissions Criteria

For Fall 2022 applicants, submitting a standardized test is optional. All interviews will be conducted virtually. Learn more.

  • Competitive score on GMAT, GRE or approved graduate proficiency exam
  • Undergraduate GPA, A/B+ average
  • Letter(s) of recommendation - 2 preferred
  • Cover letter/Goal statement
  • Résumé
  • Interview (in-person or virtual)
  • For international students: a minimum score of 6.5 on the IELTS, 550 on the paper-based TOEFL, or 83 on the computer-based TOEFL


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Application Deadlines

This program accepts students throughout the year for a single entry term in the upcoming Fall semester.

The MBA program’s admission cycle has three deadlines. Qualified students will be invited to interview with members of the Director of Admissions and other members of the MBA program staff.

Students are encouraged to apply when their application is strongest. Only completed applications with all required documents will be considered for interviews.

Priority/Round One, October 1; Round Two, February 1; Round Three, March 1 (rolling)

There is no spring or summer admission.

Contact Information

Ron Magnuson
Program Director

Seaton Brown
Director of Admissions

Additional Information