Graduate Pathway in Business Administration (MBA)

University of South Florida

Pre-Master On Campus
6 months
17830 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Graduate Pathway in Business Administration (MBA) program will prepare you to enter your next semester of a master’s degree program at University of South Florida.


After Graduation

After successfully completing the Graduate Pathway in Business Administration (MBA) program offered by the University of South Florida, you are guaranteed to enter your next semester of study. This transition to university from an INTO program is called progression.

Programme Structure

Course features:
  • Develop your knowledge and skills through active learning in your chosen subject area.
  • Guaranteed university placement for all successful students.
  • Adapt to studying in the US with a strong focus on study and research skills.
  • Improve your English level and develop the vocabulary for your chosen degree subject.
  • Students have the opportunity to apply their knowledge and skills through internships after completing course work.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

Academic requirements:

  • 4-year undergraduate degree. Equivalent of a 2.5 GPA out of 4.0. 2 years of full-time professional work experience with professional résumé with timeline and job description.

English language requirements:

  • 1 - Semester Pathway - TOEFL 79, IELTS 6.5, PTEA 53, or IELA 176 (169 in all subscores).
  • 2 - Semesters Pathway - TOEFL 65, IELTS 5.5 (5.0 in all subscores), PTEA 44, Completion of Academic English Level 5, Password Test Level 6, IELA 169 (162 in all subscores), or Duolingo 55.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17830 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17830 USD per year and a duration of 6 months.

Tuition fees can be up to $31,000 depending on the start date and / or programme length.


We are committed to helping talented and ambitious international students like you achieve their goals of studying at a world-class US university. We award scholarships for our Pathway programs in amounts that are typically between $4,000 to $8,000 per year per qualified student.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Graduate Pathway in Business Administration (MBA)
University of South Florida


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