Standard admission: Bachelor’s degree required and standard GMAT score

Non Traditional admission:  Candidates who completed their secondary studies in Canada but do not have an undergraduate degree,  can be accepted into the Cape Breton University MBA in CED if they have extensive experience and show potential for success in graduate studies.

Standard admission requirements:

  • Completed application form with application fee
  • Official transcripts from all previous college and university studies
  • Resume detailing employment experiences, skills, community involvement and interests
  • 500-800 word statement on desire to enter the program
  • Three references
  • Satisfactory scores on the GMAT (may be waived if applicant’s secondary and post secondary studies were completed in Canada with a B+ average, has extensive managerial experience or has completed a quantitative course with a grade of B)
  • Satisfactory scores on the TOEFL/IELTS, for applicants whose first language is not English

Non-Traditional admission requirements:

  • Completed application form with application fee
  • Extensive managerial experience
  • Diploma or equivalent academic credential
  • Official transcripts of completed undergraduate courses
  • Resume detailing employment experience, skills, community interests
  • Three references
  • 4-6 page essay outlining involvement in an initiative, philosophy of management or community involvement, participant’s learning needs and what can be offered to other students
  • Satisfactory scores on the GMAT (may be waived if applicant’s secondary and post-secondary studies were completed in Canada with a B+ average,  has extensive managerial experience or has completed a quantitative course with a  grade of B)
  • Satisfactory scores on the TOEFL/IELTS, for applicants whose fisrt language is not English
  • Satisfactory performance in an interview.