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Master of Business Administration

Application Procedures

Master of Business Administration

Please follow the steps listed to complete this application:

  1. Online Application
  2. The application is required of all degree-seeking students, regardless of whether you are interested in part-time or full-time studies.
  3. A non-refundable application fee of $40 is required of all applicants, except for current Shepherd University students, alumni, and employees.
  4. Please read the statement which relates to the Family Educational Rights Privacy Act (FERPA).

International Graduate Students

MBA Admissions Requirements

  1. Two letters of recommendation.
  2. A résumé.
  3. A letter of intent that describes the how the student envisions using the M.B.A. degree to enhance their personal and career goals.

M.B.A. Foundations Program

Because some foundational experience in accounting, statistics, and economics is crucial to success in the Shepherd M.B.A. program, students admitted to the M.B.A. must meet three content area prerequisites: Accounting (I and II), Statistics, and Economics. Foundational courses at the undergraduate level must have been taken within the last seven years with a grade of “C” or higher.

Applicants who lack this undergraduate coursework can fulfill the foundational requirements in one of three ways:

Foundational courses must be completed within the first year of enrollment in the M.B.A. program.