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The University of Texas at Tyler
Business & Technology
3900 University Boulevard
Tyler, Texas 75799
Phone 903.566.7371

Degree Information
Ms. Evelyn Permenter           
Phone: 903.565.5836

Graduate Admission Information
The University of Texas at Tyler
Office of Graduate Admissions
Office: ADM 345
Phone: 903.566.7457
Fax: 903.566.7492

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Master of Business Administration

Program Information

Degree: MBA (online and on-campus options available)

Delivery Options and Tracks

  • Online, face-to-face (Tyler campus), or combination of both with a traditional 16 week term format; 12–24 months completion.
    • Tracks
      • General
      • Quality Management
      • Organizational Development
  • Online only with an accelerated 7 week term alternate format; 12–24 months completion 
    • Tracks
      • General
      • Healthcare Management
  • MSN-MBA concurrent program - online only, traditional 16 wk. term format. Requires 64 credit hours for both degrees. 

College: Business and Technology

Application Instructions

Applicants with transcripts from academic institutions outside the US must also submit a detailed international transcript evaluation. An international transcript evaluation determines an applicant's degree comparability to a US bachelor's degree. UT Tyler does not evaluate international transcripts.

Provisional Admission: Yes; One provisional semester is offered to all students (regardless of their undergraduate GPA – there is no minimum) upon receipt of their admission application and unofficial transcript

Full Admission: Full admission is granted based on receipt of all required documents (official transcript with graduation date) and meeting the index of 1000. (60 hr. GPA x 200 + total GMAT score = 1000 or higher).

Official Transcripts: Yes; showing proof of bachelor's degree from an accredited university (or its equivalent as determined from an approved credentialing agency).

Test Score Required: Yes, GMAT is required unless last 60 hour GPA is 3.25 or above OR if the applicant holds a Master's degree from an accredited US institution (or its equivalent as determined from an approved credentialing agency). 

Healthcare Management track applicants with 3 or more years of extensive health care work experience can request to have the GMAT requirement waived by the Graduate Advisor, after submitting a resume. Waivers will be determined on a case-by-case basis.

Letters of Recommendation: No

Resume/Curriculum Vitae: No

Admissions Essay: Through Summer 2014, yes; Fall 2014 and beyond, no

Deadlines: University deadlines apply

Possible Careers: Accounting, Consulting, Finance, General Management, Human Resources, Marketing, Sales

Salary Information: See Bureau of Labor Statistics for detailed salary information on these careers. Another great resource is the Occupational Outlook Handbook