May 19, 2024  
2024-2025 Graduate Bulletin 
2024-2025 Graduate Bulletin

Business Administration (M.B.A)

Dr. Emily Lean
Associate Dean, Program Coordinator
Location:  Kimbrough Room 240
Phone:  931-221-7675

Robert A. Torres
CW3, U.S. Army (Retired)
Graduate Academic Advisor
Location: Kimbrough, Student Success Center
                Ft. Campbell, Austin Peay Center, Building 203, Room 106
Phone 931-221-1284



Graduate Admissions


APSU’s College of Graduate Studies has general minimum admissions requirements for all student types (First-time Graduate, Graduate Transfer, International, and Non-Degree Seeking) set for the University and publishes those requirements in the Graduate Bulletin and APSU Policy 2:038 Undergraduate and Graduate Admissions Policy. The College of Graduate Studies general admissions requirements include a conferred bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution and a minimum GPA of 2.5 using a 4-point scale. Each graduate program may impose additional admissions requirements as relevant and necessary.


Admission to the Master of Business Administration

  • Application for admission
  • Application Fee:  $45 domestic or $55 international
  • Official transcripts from all colleges attended
  • Verification of lawful presence in the United States (i.e. submit a license or other approved document)
  • Bachelor’s degree, conferred in any field, from a regionally accredited institution showing a cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.5
  • Military documents (if applicable)
  • Admission decision by department

Graduation Requirements for the Master of Business Administration 


Students must complete all degree requirements prior to graduation.  Students should apply for graduation at the beginning of the term in which all degree requirements are met.  


For students who have already earned an MS in Management or the Responsible Human Resource Management Graduate Certificate, it is possible that up to nine hours of these previous credits may be counted towards the completion of an MBA.  Please contact the Graduate Program Coordinator or the Graduate Academic Advisor for help with this.


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