Master of Business Administration (MBA) Admission Requirements

In addition to the common admission requirements for all C-N graduate programs, applicants to the MBA program must meet these minimum qualifications:

  • A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited university
  • A minimum overall undergraduate grade point average of 2.50 

    Applicants will be asked submit the following:
  • Professional resume
  • Official transcripts from institutions of higher education attended

These are some of the factors that may be considered in the admissions decision: 

  • Breadth and depth of work experience
  • Leadership ability — demonstrated and potential
  • Communication skills
  • Extracurricular activities and community involvement

MBA Transfer Checklist

  1. Complete the free Online Application 
  2. Professional Resume (submit to adult@cn.edu)  
  3. Official transcripts from all previously attended institutions of higher education
  4. Syllabi for all Graduate courses you wish to be considered for transfer credit (submit to adult@cn.edu)

Once your application and transcripts have been received, an acceptance determination email will be sent to the address provided on your application.

The MBA Program Director will review your transcripts & course syllabi to determine the equivalent transfer credits that can be used toward the C-N MBA degree. A maximum of nine (9) semester hours of graduate credit may be considered for transfer. 

 

Transcript Submission

Please request your official transcripts to be forwarded electronically to adult@cn.edu, or physical copies may be mailed to:

Carson-Newman University
Office of Adult & Graduate Admissions
C-N Box 72025
Jefferson City, TN 37760

Master of Business Adminstration

  1. Courses
  2. Faculty
  3. Additional Information

Contact

Graduate & Professional Studies
1646 Russell Ave.
Jefferson City, TN 37760
P 800-678-9061
E adult@cn.edu