Application Deadlines

Spring 2019

  • International: September 15, 2018
  • Final: December 15, 2018

Summer 2019

  • Final: April 15, 2019

Fall 2018

  • International: March 15, 2018
  • Scholarship Priority: March 15, 2018
  • Final Deadline: July 31, 2018


Application Requirements

In order to apply you will be asked to provide the following information:

  • Current résumé
  • Essay (you can preview the essay for your program by starting an application)
  • Scanned transcripts
  • Contact information for two references who will provide letters of recommendation electronically
  • GMAT/GRE or an approved waiver. Please note, any submitted test scores will be considered regardless of waiver eligibility. 
  • IELTS or TOEFL score (International applicants only)


Entrance Exam Waiver Options

You may be eligible for an entrance exam waiver if you:

  • Graduated from a University of Cincinnati degree program within the last three years with a 3.5 GPA or better;
  • Successfully completed a prior graduate degree in the United States in a relevant field;
  • Have seven or more years of relevant professional experience that demonstrates advancement;
  • Have a professional certification/licensure in a relevant field.

The program makes every effort to review and respond to applicants in a timely manner, typically within two to three weeks of the application being completed. During peak periods, or very early in the admission cycle, additional processing time may be needed.