Apply to the MBA Program

Checklist to Apply for Admission

Upcoming Entry Terms (We encourage all applications and materials be submitted at least 2 weeks prior to your intended start date):

  • Spring B Term begins March 22
  • Summer Term begins June 1
  • Fall A Term begins August 23 
*If you are interested in an upcoming term and it is past the stated application deadline please reach out to us at gradbusiness@rockhurst.edu.*
  1. Complete the online application.

  2. Submit official transcripts showing completion of degree(s) and any additional transcripts showing completion of prerequisite coursework. At this time we encourage applicants to have all transcripts submitted electronically to gradbusiness@rockhurst.edu. Contact us if you are unable to submit them electronically. 

  3. Upload professional resume to your online application or send electronically to gradbusiness@rockhurst.edu

  4. Complete the graduate business supplemental information form if you qualify for the following:
    – Hold a terminal (doctoral level) degree.
    – Hold a graduate degree (master's level) and/or professional certification with evidence of significant quantitative coursework and a minimum 3.25 cumulative GPA.
    – Graduated from Rockhurst University or another AACSB-accredited program with a BSBA, B.A. in economics or a business minor, earning a cumulative 3.25 GPA overall and in their major or minor business courses.
    – Graduated with a bachelor's degree from Rockhurst's College of Business, Influence, and Informational Analysis with a 3.25 or higher cumulative GPA.
    – A minimum of 3 years of progressive, professional, full-time work experience that entails a significant scope of responsibility (managing people and/or projects) and employs in-depth quantitative and analytical skills.
    – Completion of Rockhurst's Analytics & Insights Certificate (formerly Data Science Certificate) program earning a cumulative 3.25 GPA or higher.

If you do not qualify based on any of the above options please contact Matt Honeycutt, Director of Graduate Business Admission at matthew.honeycutt@rockhurst.edu to discuss alternative options for admission.

International students must also include:

English translation of any undergraduate or graduate transcripts provided by one of the services below. The translation must by a detailed, course-by-course, U.S. equivalent of credit hours reflecting your cumulative GPA based on a 4.0 scale. It is important that the degree you received is indicated.

 

Transcript Evaluation Service Companies

ECE
P.O. Box 514070
Milwaukee, WI 53203-3470
Phone: 414-289-3400
Fax: 414-289-3411
eval@ece.org

WES
P.O. Box 11623
Chicago, IL 60611-0623
Phone: 312-222-0882

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Additional documents may be required:

  • Affidavit of financial support showing a minimum of $57,000 USD in liquidable assets (Certification from bank(s) or legally binding affidavit of financial support indicating the student's ability to pay for educational expenses)
  • Copy of Visa
  • Copy of current I-20 (depending on Visa type)
  • Supplemental Information Form For International Students Currently Attending Other U.S. Institutions
  • Official TOEFL score (minimum score of 79). The TOEFL will be waived if you hold an undergraduate or graduate degree from a U.S. college or university or if your medium of instruction was in English.

 

For more information about the suite of graduate business programs from Helzberg, please click here: School of Management Programs.