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The Graduate School

Business Administration



The Coggin College of Business has always emphasized academic excellence through its curricula and faculty. The MBA program focuses on developing a general management perspective and offers intensive graduate-level study in accounting, economics, decision sciences, finance, management, and marketing. Throughout the program, emphasis is given to policy formulation and the interrelationships of business disciplines. Applications in ethics, total quality management, international business, information technology, and value-based management are included in anticipation of 21st century business education. 

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The Business Administration program offers the following optional concentration:

  • Accounting
  • Construction Management
  • E-Business
  • Economics and Geography
  • Finance
  • General Business
  • International Business
  • Logistics
  • Management Applications
  • Marketing
  • Marketing Analytics
  • Sports Management

Application Deadlines

Fall Term . . . . . . . . August 1
Spring Term . . . . . December 1
Summer Term . . . April 15

Applicants are highly encouraged to submit applications well
before the established deadline for each term to ensure
advising opportunity, registration guidance, and course availability.

Graduate Program Director

Dr. Steven Williamson


Program Contact
Amy Bishop

The following items must be submitted no later then the deadline posted above. Incomplete applications with outstanding requirements, or those post-marked after the posted deadline, are subject to cancellation. Once an application has been canceled, the decision can not be reversed. Applicants may apply for the next application cycle.

  • UNF admission application
  • Application fee
  • If applicable, collection holds and judicial holds must be cleared
  • All of the below university and program requirements
  • University Requirements
    • A baccalaureate degree from an accepted institutional accreditor, or its equivalent from a foreign institution, with a GPA of 3.0 or higher in all work attempted in the last 60 credit hours of undergraduate study.
    • Transcripts, and foreign evaluations if applicable, from all post-secondary institutions attended. Admitted students will be prompted to provide official copies. 
  • Program Requirements
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    • Test Score or Waiver
      • Waiver: To qualify for a test score waiver, you must meet one of the following requirements. If you qualify for a test score waiver, the waiver will be applied automatically once the program has received your admission referral.:
        • Bachelor's Degree in Business: A bachelor's degree in a business discipline with a 3.0 or higher in your last 60 credit hours of coursework for your 1st Bachelor's degree. Business degrees must be from an AACSB accredited institution. Find out if your school is AACSB accredited.
        • Advanced Degree: An advanced degree (defined as at least a Master's Degree) from an accredited program and an accepted institutional accreditor.
      • Test Score: GMAT or GRE
        • To determine the score you need, please use the appropriate index score formula below:
          • GMAT: (200 x GPA) + GMAT total score = 1070 or higher
          • GRE: (200 x GPA) + GRE total score = 900 or higher
      • Applicants not qualifying for the waiver and with a test score below the required index will be asked to submit the following for review. If this information is needed, the Coggin Graduate Program office will reach out to you via the email address you provided on your application:
        • Two letters of recommendation from professional references
        • Letter of intent (two page maximum)