Master of Science in Management FAQ


Federal and Financial aid is available regardless of income, with low interest rates and flexible payment options. Excelsior College is the pioneer in offering federal aid for a completely online education. Certificate programs do not qualify for financial aid.

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Students with a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution may apply for admittance into the program. There is no Graduate Management Admission Test® (GMAT®) requirement

You can transfer up to 15 credits into the program. If you have completed graduate-level courses that you would like reviewed for possible application to the program requirements, submit an official transcript for review when you apply. Any credits above 15 will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis for possible approval. Excelsior College requires a grade of B- or higher for any approved graduate course accepted for transfer credit. The College does not use pluses or minuses, so such grades will be converted to the full letter grade. To accept a course that is transferring in with a P grade, the college/department/ faculty member issuing the P grade must verify that it is equivalent to a B- or better.

All approved transfer credits must have been completed within 10 years prior to your enrollment date in the program

Yes. Excelsior College currently offers all the courses needed to meet the MBA degree requirements.

Currently, we do not accept portfolio-based credits at the graduate-level. Students can complete degree requirements through Excelsior College online courses and other approved online or classroom based courses.

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