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GMAT Waiver Pilot Initiative

Michigan State’s Full-Time MBA is seeking high-caliber individuals who have progressive professional experience with strong communication and interpersonal skills. A select number of domestic MBA candidates will be considered for admission without a GMAT or GRE score as part of a pilot initiative. These candidates must meet additional requirements to ensure success in the MBA curriculum.

Additional Requirements

  • At least four years of progressive, post-bachelor’s work experience
  • An additional interview by a Russell Palmer Career Management Center advisor
  • Strong recommendation from a supervisor
  • Successful completion of non-credit online pre-requisite courses post-admission (during summer)

How to Apply

  • Complete the online MBA application
  • In the Test Score section of the application, select the GMAT/GRE waiver request option
  • Submit your application during any of our application rounds (earlier = better)

For more information on the MBA program and this pilot initiative, please contact the Full-Time MBA admissions office at (517) 432-7473.

Application Fee Waivers

The Broad Full-Time MBA program would like to recognize applicants from certain backgrounds that exemplify community and military service. Applicants from certain organizations and backgrounds identified can apply and have their application fee paid for by the Full-Time MBA program.

Members of the following organizations and backgrounds are eligible for an application fee waiver:

To apply for the waiver, please contact Beth Thomas for further instructions.

For more information about English proficiency test waivers for international students, visit the International Admissions page.