Admissions

The Howard University School of Business MBA program is open to all persons holding a baccalaureate degree or its equivalent, from a nationally or regionally accredited college or university, located in the United States or abroad.

Application materials and all supporting documents become the confidential property of the MBA Admissions Office and cannot be returned to the applicant. Applications are not reviewed until all materials are received in the MBA Admissions Office. The application must be typed and all attachments should be typed on letter-sized paper. Please follow the instructions on length and format of each attachment.

International Students

International students must enter in the fall as full-time students in the regular MBA program or one of the joint degree programs. International graduate students are required to show sponsorship as determined and published by the university. Students should contact the Office of International Student Services for further information.

Dual Degrees & Special Programs

Students seeking a dual degree must meet both the admission requirements of the MBA Program and the other respective school. We offer the following dual degrees:

  • DDS/MBA
  • JD/MBA
  • MD/MBA
  • MD/MBA
  • Pharm.D/MBA
  • BSE/MBA
  • 5th Year ACCT/MBA

Accounting and Engineering undergraduate degrees must be completed at Howard University to pursue the dual degree option. Both degrees included in the professional dual degree programs must be completed at Howard University.

Deadlines:

Fall Semester (Full-time and Part-time Programs)

  • 1st Round Submission: November 1st
  • 2nd Round Submission: February 1st *
  • Final Round Submission: April 1st

*Note: International Students are strong encouraged to apply by this date.

Spring Semester (Part-time Program ONLY)

  • Final Round Submission: November 15th