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Master of Business Administration, M.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
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Become the influencer that you’ve always wanted to be. An advanced business degree is a great way to elevate your career, no matter what your academic background and work experience may be. Bowie State’s MBA program offers an in-depth study of accounting, management, finance and marketing that is sure to broaden your knowledge and energize your career trajectory.


Effective business leadership requires innovative management strategies, critical thinking and a willingness to take smart risks. Our program will equip you with these and other advanced skills that employers expect from emerging leaders. Our small class sizes provide a unique experience for each student, allowing you to achieve your individual goals. Your time at Bowie State will provide a quality, well-rounded educational experience that will prepare you to compete at an executive level.

Programme Structure

As an MBA student, you will:

  • Deepen your understanding of key business concepts through experiential learning.
  • Get guidance from expert faculty with decades of local and global experience in finance, management, analysis and business ownership.
  • Join a tight community of like-minded professionals with whom you will forge lasting partnerships that are sure to extend beyond the classroom.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following TOEFL®PBT score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.5

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • Complete the online application, with appropriate fee in U.S. dollars ($40 for master’s degree programs, $50 for the doctoral programs).
  • Meet the immigration requirements for an F-1 visa. Applicants must be cleared by the International Student Advisor before an I-20 will be mailed.
  • Submit official transcript(s).
  • Submit applicable test scores for the program of interest.
  • Submit sufficient documentary evidence that the applicant will be financially supported throughout his/her studies in the United States. 

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    16680 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8340 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National Applies to you

    9768 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4884 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Bowie

  • 1742 - 2950 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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