Business Administration, MBA

College of Business

College of Business

Business Administration, MBA (30 hours)

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree prepares individuals for the responsibilities of management in a wide variety of business and nonbusiness endeavors. Program length is approximately one year of full-time study for a student with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree.

Domestic Students:

*Priority deadline to receive complete applications:

Fall Spring  Summer I  Summer II 
July 15 November 15 April 15 May 15

Final deadline for receipt of complete applications:

Fall Spring  Summer I  Summer II 
August 15 December 15 May 15 June 15

International Students:

Priority deadline to receive complete applications:

Fall Spring  Summer I  Summer II 
May 1 September 1 April 15 May 15

Final deadline for receipt of complete applications:

Fall Spring  Summer I  Summer II 
July 15 November 15 May 15 June 15

*Complete application should be received for full admissions and funding consideration 

Application requirements

Complete Application for Admission:

Apply for Admission via Apply Texas Application

An applicant may defer admission to an earlier/later semester. Applications are valid for one year. One deferral is allowed per application.

Application fee:
  • $50 for US citizen, $70 for International Students

Please Note: Applicants who wish to apply for a different program will be required to submit a new application. The application processing fee is required for each application submitted.

Requirements:

Application requirements specific to this program:

  • Official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate course work taken at any accredited college or University attended (Foreign College credits/transcripts require an official foreign evaluation. Please click here).  TAMU-CC transcript is not required.
  • Official GMAT or GRE scores (Within Five years of the date of application)- May be waived for applicants with a last 60 hours GPA of at least 3.0 and a grade of B or better in college algebra or a higher level math course OR an earned graduate degree and a grade B or better in college algebra or higher level mathematics course.
  • Resume or Curriculum Vitae
  • Essay (Minimum 500 words in length which includes educational and professional goals and the reason for applying to the program.)

*Please allow 3-5 business days to receive Student ID before submitting additional supporting documents.

Submit all supporting documents online.

Additional International Applicant Requirements

Application requirements for international applicants:

  • Copy of current Visa (if applicable)
  • English Language Proficiency. TAMUCC currently accepts the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) within the last 2 years:
    • Official TOEFL score minimum paper-based score of 550 or internet-based score of 79-80
    • Official IELTS score minimum 6.5

Degree Plan

MISY 5325 Software Based Business Solutions

OPSY 5315 Operations Management

ECON 5315 Managerial Economics

ACCT 5315 Accounting Topics

FINA 5320 Managerial Finance

MGMT 5320 Organizational Behavior and Theory

MKTG 5320 Marketing Management

MGMT 5355 Administrative Strategy and Policy

Two graduate business elective courses

A concentration is not required in the MBA, but is available to students desiring degree specialization.  Students who elect to concentrate in Finance, Health Care Administration, or International Business are required to complete 36 hours of advanced courses: 24 hours of required credits and 12 hours in the area of concentration. 

For more information on tuition and fees, please visit the Business Office's website.

If you'd like to learn more about the College of Business, please visit our website.

Contact for More Information:

Sharon Polansky

6300 Ocean Drive Unit 5808
Corpus Christi, TX 78412-5808
Office: 361-825-3448
sharon.polansky@tamucc.edu