GMAT/GRE/EA Waived for the Online MBA Program

We’re waiving standardized tests for Fall 2020 and onward applicants.

You’re dealing with a lot of unknowns at the moment, and we don’t want any disruptions related to the COVID-19 outbreak to stand in the way of you starting your MBA.

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Have the peace of mind to continue your MBA journey with SMU Cox, so that you can acquire the skills you need to keep growing professionally, now and in the future. We’re here to support your Online MBA application and your professional goals.

Standard GMAT/GRE Waiver for the Online MBA Program

SMU Cox values the professional experience our Online MBA candidates bring to the classroom. To acknowledge these accomplishments, we offer a GMAT/GRE/Executive Assessment waiver for qualified applicants. You may be eligible if you have six or more years of relevant work experience or can demonstrate the quantitative knowledge necessary to be successful in a rigorous master’s program. To be considered for the waiver, you must meet one or more of the following:

  • Six or more years of professional work experience demonstrating quantitative ability
  • A terminal degree (eg. JD, PhD or MD) or a Master’s degree in a quantitative field such as engineering
  • A Bachelor of Business Administration and six years of professional work experience

To determine if you qualify, please send your unofficial transcripts and resume to for consideration.