Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Can I choose the focus of my online MBA program?
A: Yes. The online MBA offers concentrations in marketing, finance, and international business. Close X
Q: Is the GMAT required for admission into the program?
A: The GMAT is required for admission, although a GRE score may be accepted in lieu of a GMAT score if approved by the admissions committee. Close X
Q: What is the price of tuition?
For an overview on the cost of tuition and related fees, click here. Close X
Q: Am I eligible for financial aid?
A: Many students receive some form of financial assistance to help fund their education. Click here for a detailed explanation of the financial aid process and to take the first step in determining your eligibility. Close X
Q: Is the program really 100 percent online?
A: Yes. This top-ranked online MBA program was designed with hard-working professionals in mind. There are no required in-person meetings or functions, However, we hold several events through the year in which all students are invited to participate. In addition, graduates are invited, though not required, to participate in on-campus commencement ceremonies. Close X
Q: Will my diploma indicate that I earned my MBA in an online format?
A: No. Upon graduation, you will receive a master of business administration from Washington State University. Close X
Q: What accreditation does the Washington State University Carson College of Business have?
A: Washington State University is regionally accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU), while the Carson College of Business is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB). As a top AACSB online MBA program, we are committed to living up to the high standards of the nation’s foremost accrediting body of business schools. Close X
Q: How long will it take me to complete the program?
A: The program may be completed in as few as 22 months. Close X
Q: Does the MBA program accept transfer credits?
A: You may request to transfer credit for as many as two MBA elective courses from another AACSB-accredited institution. The WSU Carson College of Business will make the final decision on the eligibility of potential transfer credits. Close X
Q: Who can I contact with further questions?
A: Contact an enrollment advisor toll free at 877-960-2029 for assistance through the admissions process and answers to any questions you may have. Close X