Application Filing Dates

Applicants should have their Cal State Apply applications complete and all official transcripts submitted to University Admissions/MBA Office by application and document deadline dates.

For the Fall admissions, applications will be available beginning on October 1 of the previous year. For the Spring admissions, applications will be available of August 1 of the previous year.

**Deadlines listed on the Cal State Apply are different than the Department's deadlines below. We cannot guarantee that applications/documents submitted after the Department deadlines will be processed prior to the start of the semester.


MBA Online

The MBA online program is offered in four 12-week sessions each year, and currently accepts new students during three of the four sessions - Spring, Fall 1, and Fall 2. 

Application Deadline - Cal State Apply application must be submitted prior to this date

Document Deadline - Date all supporting documents must be submitted, including Official transcripts, resume, statement, and GMAT or GRE exam score

ModalityStarting SessionApplication OpensApplication DeadlineDocument Deadline
OnlineSpring   (January)August 1 (previous year)October 1 (previous year)November 1 (previous year)
OnlineFall 1  (June/July)

October 1 (previous year)

April 1May 1
OnlineFall 2 (September)October 1 (previous year)June 1July 1

MBA On-Campus

The MBA on-campus program runs three semesters per year - Spring, Summer, and Fall. We currently accept new applicants in both the Spring and Fall semesters. 

**Please note, State University Grants are awarded to students demonstrating financial need AND submit their FAFSA by March 2 for Fall admission.

Application Deadline - Cal State Apply application must be submitted prior to this date

Document Deadline - Date all supporting documents must be submitted, including Official transcripts, resume, statement, and GMAT or GRE exam score

 

Modality

Starting   Semester

Application OpensApplication DeadlineDocument Deadline
CampusSpring (January)August 1 (previous year)October 1 (previous year)November 1 (previous year)
Campus

Fall (August)

October 1 (previous year)June 1

July 1

 *International Applicants have earlier deadlines due to I20 processing times; May 1 for Fall applications/documents and October 1 for Spring applications/documents.


Application Fees

An application fee of $55 in U.S. funds, payable to CSUDH, must accompany your application. The fee is nonrefundable and may not be transferred to another term and/or to another campus.

**Application material received and accepted after the published deadline may incur an additional $15.00 late fee and requires approval from the Department. 


**Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. The deadlines listed above are final deadlines and should viewed as such. Applicants generally receive an admissions decision 4-6 weeks after all documents have been received.