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Admissions

Requirements

Admission requirements for the Master's of Management program closely follow the University-wide policy for admission to graduate programs. These requirements include:

  • A bachelor's degree from an accredited institution.
  • A 3.0 grade point average on a 4.0 scale. Applicants with a GPA of less than 3.0 may be considered for provisional admission.
  • For international students, a Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL iBT) score of 79 or higher and a score of 6.5 or higher on the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) . Other methods of demonstrating English Proficiency are accepted, please contact the Office of Graduate Studies for more information.

Applicants who do not meet the 3.0 grade point average requirement or who have other deficiencies may be admitted on a provisional basis.

Prerequisite Preparation

A high quality educational experience is the driving force of the program. All courses are taught under the assumption that students have the necessary background and preparation. Competency can be demonstrated in multiple ways, including completion of undergraduate or foundation courses, challenge examinations, CLEP examinations, or relevant work experience. This is recommended but not required.

Required Application Material

  • A completed application form and the current fee.
  • A 200-300 word statement describing principal areas of academic interest, capabilities, experience, and reasons for pursuing the M.S. degree.
  •  Resume: your resume may be uploaded as part of your application or can be emailed to gradstu@uwgb.edu 
  • Official undergraduate and graduate transcripts from all postsecondary institutions of higher learning from which 9 or more credits have been attempted are required. If you attended less than 9 credits you do not have to send an official transcript unless the courses completed were pre-requisites for the program. Study abroad transcripts are not required if a student attended an international University for one or fewer semesters. NOTE: If you attended UW-Green Bay you do not have to send UW-Green Bay transcripts.
    • Electronic transcripts can be sent to: uwgb@uwgb.edu 
    • Hard copy transcripts can be mailed to: 
      UW-Green Bay
      Office of Graduate Studies
      2420 Nicolet Drive
      Green Bay, WI 54311
  • International students will also need to provide the following documentation:
    1. A test of English proficiency (TOEFL or IELTS)
    2. Course-by-course transcript evaluation from a professional evaluation service currently recognized by NACES (www.naces.org). UW-Green Bay recommends one of the following evaluation services: ​
  • Three letters of evaluation from persons who can assess the prospective student's academic potential. Applicants must fill out the first two sections of the form, save, and send to each evaluator. Each evaluator must fill out the remaining sections and send directly to the Office of Graduate Studies email gradstu@uwgb.edu or mail to:
    UW-Green Bay
    Office of Graduate Studies
    2420 Nicolet Drive
    Green Bay, WI 54311

Special Students

Persons holding baccalaureate degrees or higher who wish to enroll in courses but who do not want to pursue a degree may enroll as special students. Graduate credit will be awarded provided that the student registers in graduate level courses as a graduate special student and pays graduate fees. To apply, complete the online application.