Students who have a 3.5 gpa from an AACSB accredited university business school; a previous graduate degree; or professional licensure (CPA; CFA) will have the GMAT requirement waived. Other applicants will be required to submit a graduate testing score (GMAT or GRE).
Yes. Our program is 100% available online. We do have some night courses available for students who wish to have some face to face interaction with their professors and peers, but with the SAU MBA problem you will have the flexibly to work from anywhere and anytime.
Absolutely! We have many students who choose to work on their MBA that do not have backgrounds in Business studies. Engineers, Chemists, Psychology majors, and even Pilots complete our program all while working full time in their careers!
In order to do this, you will need to complete our prerequisite listing of courses. These can call be taken at SAU 100% online. Please contact our Undergraduate Office of Admissions to apply (Link to apply) for Admission and our MBA recruiter, Britta Clark to register for these courses once you have been admitted.
- Six hours of principles of accounting (sophomore level or above),
- Three hours of business finance or financial management (junior level or above),
- Three hours of statistics (at the junior level or above),
- Three hours of principles of marketing (at the junior level or above),
- Three hours of micro- economics (sophomore level or above), and
- Three hours of organization theory and behavior or principles of management (junior level or above).
You will still make a great candidate for the MBA program at SAU! You will need to submit official transcripts and GMAT/GRE scores for our review. Please contact Britta Clark to review courses from your previous business school.
Updated tuition and fee costs can be found here: https://web.saumag.edu/tuition-and-fees/
Try our cost calculator here: https://web.saumag.edu/admissions/cost-calculator/
There are many forms of financial assistance available for students who pursue a graduate program. Most students use student loans, tuition assistance programs through their employer, and payment plans to complete their Masters work.
Yes. There are many scholarships available for our students that may be found here: https://web.saumag.edu/graduate/financial-aid/scholarships/
Link to out of state tuition waivers can be found here: https://web.saumag.edu/financial-services/businessoffice/
Louisiana students with home addresses in Claiborne, Webster, Union, Morehouse, Bossier, Caddo, East Carroll, or West Carroll Parishes are eligible for non-resident portion of tuition.
Texas students with home addresses in Bowie or Cass County are eligible for non-resident portion of tuition.
You can find the border county waiver form for Louisiana and Texas here: https://cd2.saumag.edu/financial-services/files/2008/01/Border-Waiver.pdf