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    University of Southern California (Marshall)

    Los Angeles, CA
    University of Southern California (Marshall) typically requires official GMAT or GRE scores to apply for its online MBA program, though that is optional for those applying for fall 2021. The average undergraduate GPA for incoming students is 3.2, and the average GMAT score is 624. The acceptance rate to Marshall’s online MBA program in 2020 was 34% and its one-year retention rate was 97%. The deadline to submit applications is June 3, and Marshall online MBA students must complete 51 credits in order to graduate. The school currently enrolls 319 online MBA students.
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    University of Southern California (Marshall) typically requires official GMAT or GRE scores to apply for its online MBA program, though that is optional for those applying for fall 2021. The average undergraduate GPA for incoming students is 3.2, and the average GMAT score is 624. The acceptance rate to Marshall’s online MBA program in 2020 was 34% and its one-year retention rate was 97%. The deadline to submit applications is June 3, and Marshall online MBA students must complete 51 credits in order to graduate. The school currently enrolls 319 online MBA students.
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  2. RANK 2

    University of Washington (Foster)

    Seattle, WA
    University of Washington (Foster) requires a GMAT, GRE, or EA score in order to apply for its online MBA program. It will accept scores older than five years and will be considered with documentation. Waivers are also available. The average incoming student’s GMAT score is 619, and the average undergraduate GPA is 3.4. The school has three application rounds for its online MBA program, and last year had a 71% acceptance rate. The school currently enrolls 156 online MBA students and has a 95.8% one-year retention rate. Three recommendation letters are required with an application.
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    University of Washington (Foster) requires a GMAT, GRE, or EA score in order to apply for its online MBA program. It will accept scores older than five years and will be considered with documentation. Waivers are also available. The average incoming student’s GMAT score is 619, and the average undergraduate GPA is 3.4. The school has three application rounds for its online MBA program, and last year had a 71% acceptance rate. The school currently enrolls 156 online MBA students and has a 95.8% one-year retention rate. Three recommendation letters are required with an application.
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  3. RANK 3

    Pepperdine University Pepperdine Graziadio Business School

    Los Angeles, CA
    Pepperdine University’s Pepperdine Graziadio Business School does not require GMAT or GRE scores to apply to its online MBA program, though it does accept them. The average incoming student has a GPA of 3.1, and for those that do submit GMAT scores, the average is 510. The school, which currently enrolls 439 online MBA students, had a 70.48% acceptance rate in 2020. Starting in spring 2022, applicants must submit one letter of recommendation to be considered for admission. Graduation requires students to complete 52 credits. Graziadio’s one-year retention rate in 2020 was 97.25%.
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    Pepperdine University’s Pepperdine Graziadio Business School does not require GMAT or GRE scores to apply to its online MBA program, though it does accept them. The average incoming student has a GPA of 3.1, and for those that do submit GMAT scores, the average is 510. The school, which currently enrolls 439 online MBA students, had a 70.48% acceptance rate in 2020. Starting in spring 2022, applicants must submit one letter of recommendation to be considered for admission. Graduation requires students to complete 52 credits. Graziadio’s one-year retention rate in 2020 was 97.25%.
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  4. RANK 4

    Santa Clara University (Leavey)

    Santa Clara, CA
    Santa Clara University (Leavey) requires either GMAT or GRE scores to apply for its online MBA program, but applicants may receive a waiver based on their work and academic history. Two letters of recommendation are required, too. The average incoming student has a 3.1 undergraduate GPA, and a 640 GMAT score. In 2020, 83% of applicants were accepted to the online program, and 241 are currently enrolled. Leavey offers four application rounds for its online MBA program. In 2020, the school reported a 90% one-year retention rate. The program is not authorized to accept students on an F-1 visa.
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    Santa Clara University (Leavey) requires either GMAT or GRE scores to apply for its online MBA program, but applicants may receive a waiver based on their work and academic history. Two letters of recommendation are required, too. The average incoming student has a 3.1 undergraduate GPA, and a 640 GMAT score. In 2020, 83% of applicants were accepted to the online program, and 241 are currently enrolled. Leavey offers four application rounds for its online MBA program. In 2020, the school reported a 90% one-year retention rate. The program is not authorized to accept students on an F-1 visa.
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  5. RANK 5

    University of Arizona (Eller)

    Tucson, AZ
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    University of Arizona (Eller) requires either GMAT or GRE scores to apply for its online MBA program, but waivers are available to some students based on certain qualifications. The average incoming student’s undergraduate GPA is 3.4, and the average GMAT score is 557. One letter of recommendation is also required. In 2020, Eller accepted 83% of applicants, and currently enrolls 399 online MBA students. The school’s one-year retention rate in 2020 was 81%. Eller offers six application rounds each year, and TOEFL scores are required to be submitted by international students.
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    University of Arizona (Eller) requires either GMAT or GRE scores to apply for its online MBA program, but waivers are available to some students based on certain qualifications. The average incoming student’s undergraduate GPA is 3.4, and the average GMAT score is 557. One letter of recommendation is also required. In 2020, Eller accepted 83% of applicants, and currently enrolls 399 online MBA students. The school’s one-year retention rate in 2020 was 81%. Eller offers six application rounds each year, and TOEFL scores are required to be submitted by international students.
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  6. RANK 6

    University of Utah (Eccles)

    Salt Lake City, UT
    University of Utah (Eccles) requires either a GMAT or GRE score to apply to its online MBA program, though substitutions and exceptions are made on a case-by-case basis. Applicants will also need two letters of recommendation. The average GMAT score for an incoming online MBA student is 567, and average undergraduate GPA is 3.4. Eccles offers admission on a rolling basis, and currently enrolls 228 online MBA students. In 2020, the program had an acceptance rate of 69%. The school’s one-year retention rate for its online MBA program is 89%, and 48 credits are needed for graduation.
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    University of Utah (Eccles) requires either a GMAT or GRE score to apply to its online MBA program, though substitutions and exceptions are made on a case-by-case basis. Applicants will also need two letters of recommendation. The average GMAT score for an incoming online MBA student is 567, and average undergraduate GPA is 3.4. Eccles offers admission on a rolling basis, and currently enrolls 228 online MBA students. In 2020, the program had an acceptance rate of 69%. The school’s one-year retention rate for its online MBA program is 89%, and 48 credits are needed for graduation.
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  7. RANK 7

    Colorado State University

    Fort Collins, CO
    Colorado State University does not require online MBA students to submit GMAT or GRE scores. The average incoming student has a GMAT score of 547 and an undergraduate GPA of 3.1. Three letters of recommendation are required. The program currently has 825 online MBA students enrolled, and has a one-year retention rate of 91%. The deadline to apply for the online MBA program is July 1. In order to graduate, students must complete 42 credits. TOEFL scores of at least 86 are required for international applicants.
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    Colorado State University does not require online MBA students to submit GMAT or GRE scores. The average incoming student has a GMAT score of 547 and an undergraduate GPA of 3.1. Three letters of recommendation are required. The program currently has 825 online MBA students enrolled, and has a one-year retention rate of 91%. The deadline to apply for the online MBA program is July 1. In order to graduate, students must complete 42 credits. TOEFL scores of at least 86 are required for international applicants.
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  8. RANK 8

    University of Denver (Daniels)

    Denver, CO
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    University of Denver (Daniels) requires a GMAT or GRE score to apply for its online MBA program, but this can be waived for applicants who have both the required GPA and years of professional work experience. Those who have earned a graduate degree can also apply for a waiver. The average incoming student has a 3.1 undergraduate GPA. The acceptance rate to the private university’s online program was 80% last year. The deadline to apply to the program is July 16. In 2020, the University of Denver (Daniels) accepted 80% of applicants to its online MBA program, which has a current enrollment of 314 students. The program’s one-year retention rate is 80%.
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    University of Denver (Daniels) requires a GMAT or GRE score to apply for its online MBA program, but this can be waived for applicants who have both the required GPA and years of professional work experience. Those who have earned a graduate degree can also apply for a waiver. The average incoming student has a 3.1 undergraduate GPA. The acceptance rate to the private university’s online program was 80% last year. The deadline to apply to the program is July 16. In 2020, the University of Denver (Daniels) accepted 80% of applicants to its online MBA program, which has a current enrollment of 314 students. The program’s one-year retention rate is 80%.
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  9. RANK 9

    Portland State University

    Portland, OR
    Portland State University requires a GMAT or GRE score with an application to its online MBA program, which may be waived for qualified candidates. Two professional references are required with the application. The average incoming student has a 3.3 undergraduate GPA. International students must submit a TOEFL score. The acceptance rate to the public university’s online program was 82% last year. Portland State University currently enrolls 97 online MBA students and has a one-year retention rate of 100%. Applications are due June 1. Online MBA students must complete 72 credits in order to graduate.
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    Portland State University requires a GMAT or GRE score with an application to its online MBA program, which may be waived for qualified candidates. Two professional references are required with the application. The average incoming student has a 3.3 undergraduate GPA. International students must submit a TOEFL score. The acceptance rate to the public university’s online program was 82% last year. Portland State University currently enrolls 97 online MBA students and has a one-year retention rate of 100%. Applications are due June 1. Online MBA students must complete 72 credits in order to graduate.
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  10. RANK 10

    University of Colorado–Colorado Springs

    Colorado Springs, CO
    University of Colorado–Colorado Springs requires a GMAT score to be submitted with an application to its online MBA program, but prospective students may receive a waiver based on academic performance, advanced degrees or management experience. International students must submit a TOEFL score of at least 85 to be considered for admission. The average incoming student has a 3.31 undergraduate GPA and a 523 GMAT score. University of Colorado–Colorado Springs’ online MBA program has a one-year retention rate of 88%. Online MBA students must complete 36 credits in order to graduate.
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    University of Colorado–Colorado Springs requires a GMAT score to be submitted with an application to its online MBA program, but prospective students may receive a waiver based on academic performance, advanced degrees or management experience. International students must submit a TOEFL score of at least 85 to be considered for admission. The average incoming student has a 3.31 undergraduate GPA and a 523 GMAT score. University of Colorado–Colorado Springs’ online MBA program has a one-year retention rate of 88%. Online MBA students must complete 36 credits in order to graduate.
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  11. RANK 11

    Southern Utah University

    Cedar City, UT
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    Southern Utah University requires applicants to submit a GMAT or GRE score to apply to its online MBA program unless they have an undergraduate GPA of at least 3.3 and/or have at least a 3.0 undergraduate GPA and at least three years of managerial experience. Letters of recommendation are not required. The average incoming student has a 3.3 undergraduate GPA and a 515 GMAT score. The acceptance rate into the public university’s online program was 90% last year. Southern Utah University currently enrolls 352 online MBA students, which must complete 36 credits in order to graduate. The program’s graduation rate is also 70%.
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    Southern Utah University requires applicants to submit a GMAT or GRE score to apply to its online MBA program unless they have an undergraduate GPA of at least 3.3 and/or have at least a 3.0 undergraduate GPA and at least three years of managerial experience. Letters of recommendation are not required. The average incoming student has a 3.3 undergraduate GPA and a 515 GMAT score. The acceptance rate into the public university’s online program was 90% last year. Southern Utah University currently enrolls 352 online MBA students, which must complete 36 credits in order to graduate. The program’s graduation rate is also 70%.
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  12. RANK 12

    Oregon State University

    Corvallis, OR
    Oregon State University requires a GMAT or GRE score with applications to its online MBA program unless an applicant qualifies for a waiver based on undergraduate GPA, work experience or prior quantitative coursework. Two letters of recommendation are required. The average incoming student has a 3.4 undergraduate GPA and 543 GMAT score. International students must submit a TOEFL score of at least 91 to be considered for admission to Oregon State University’s online MBA program. Currently, 119 online MBA students are enrolled. Oregon State University requires students to complete 45 credits to graduate. The program’s one-year retention rate is 96%.
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    Oregon State University requires a GMAT or GRE score with applications to its online MBA program unless an applicant qualifies for a waiver based on undergraduate GPA, work experience or prior quantitative coursework. Two letters of recommendation are required. The average incoming student has a 3.4 undergraduate GPA and 543 GMAT score. International students must submit a TOEFL score of at least 91 to be considered for admission to Oregon State University’s online MBA program. Currently, 119 online MBA students are enrolled. Oregon State University requires students to complete 45 credits to graduate. The program’s one-year retention rate is 96%.
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  13. RANK 13

    California Baptist University

    Riverside, CA
    California Baptist University does not require a GMAT or GRE score for admission to its online MBA program. Applicants instead write a 500-word personal statement covering professional goals and reasons for choosing to study at California Baptist University. The average incoming student has a 3.03 undergraduate GPA . The acceptance rate into the private university’s online program was 70% last year. California Baptist University admits students on a rolling basis and has a start date every eight weeks. The program currently enrolls 133 online MBA students. Students need 36 credits in order to graduate.
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    California Baptist University does not require a GMAT or GRE score for admission to its online MBA program. Applicants instead write a 500-word personal statement covering professional goals and reasons for choosing to study at California Baptist University. The average incoming student has a 3.03 undergraduate GPA . The acceptance rate into the private university’s online program was 70% last year. California Baptist University admits students on a rolling basis and has a start date every eight weeks. The program currently enrolls 133 online MBA students. Students need 36 credits in order to graduate.
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  14. RANK 14

    Eastern Oregon University

    La Grande, OR
    Eastern Oregon University requires online MBA applicants to submit a GMAT or GRE score if a student’s undergraduate GPA was less than a 3.0. Two letters of recommendation are required with the application. Eastern Oregon University has several application rounds per year, and currently enrolls 40 online MBA students. International applicants must submit a TOEFL score or an alternative verification of English proficiency. The program has a one-year retention rate of 70%. Online MBA students at Eastern Oregon University must complete 45 credits to graduate from the program.
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    Eastern Oregon University requires online MBA applicants to submit a GMAT or GRE score if a student’s undergraduate GPA was less than a 3.0. Two letters of recommendation are required with the application. Eastern Oregon University has several application rounds per year, and currently enrolls 40 online MBA students. International applicants must submit a TOEFL score or an alternative verification of English proficiency. The program has a one-year retention rate of 70%. Online MBA students at Eastern Oregon University must complete 45 credits to graduate from the program.
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  15. RANK 15

    University of La Verne

    La Verne, CA
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    University of La Verne does not require GMAT or GRE scores for all online MBA applicants, only those with what they consider to be low undergraduate GPAs. The average incoming student has a 3.06 undergraduate GPA, and two letters of recommendation are required with the application. The acceptance rate to the private university’s online program was 62.3% last year. Admissions to University of La Verne’s online MBA program are made on a rolling basis. The program has a current enrollment of 118 students and a one-year retention rate of 85%. Students need 33 credits in order to graduate.
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    University of La Verne does not require GMAT or GRE scores for all online MBA applicants, only those with what they consider to be low undergraduate GPAs. The average incoming student has a 3.06 undergraduate GPA, and two letters of recommendation are required with the application. The acceptance rate to the private university’s online program was 62.3% last year. Admissions to University of La Verne’s online MBA program are made on a rolling basis. The program has a current enrollment of 118 students and a one-year retention rate of 85%. Students need 33 credits in order to graduate.
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