MBA Admissions

The next MBA cohort begins in September. Apply Today!

At Pacific, MBA candidates are accepted not only for their academic abilities but also for how their knowledge and experience can contribute to the cohort. With an average of over 7 years of professional work experience, you will learn with a close-knit group of experienced and entry-level professionals alike. With the latest cohort being 50 percent female and nearly 40 percent diverse, Pacific empowers candidates to learn from the curriculum as well as each other. 

MBA Application at a Glance

Application Fee
Waived with informational interview

Next Cohort Start
August 2023

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ACBSP Accreditation

Application fees will be waived for those who schedule an informational interview.

Application Requirements+

To be considered for acceptance into the MBA degree program, applicants must submit a completed application. Incomplete applications will not be evaluated.

  • Completed Online Application
  • Resume uploaded to "My Account"
  • Statement of Purpose uploaded to "My Account"
  • $80 Application Fee1
  • Undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited university
  • Certified transcript(s)2
  • Two letters of recommendation. These may be submitted electronically from "My Account", mailed, or emailed directly to
  • While not required, GMAT or GRE scores may be submitted as a valuable part of your application

1Fee may be waived by scheduling an informational interview in person or by Zoom.
2Pacific University students or alumni may submit unofficial transcripts
+Meeting minimum requirements do not guarantee admission into the program.

International Applicants

  • English Language Proficiency Test with any of the following providers:
    • TOEFL score of at least 87 (iBT), or 570 (PBT)
    • IELTS at least 7.0
    • Duolingo at least 120
  • Evaluation of international transcripts from World Education Services (WES)
  • The Final Deadline is May 30 for students needing a sponsored visa
  • This program is not covered under STEM, and the OPT follows the business program category (student would not receive extended OPT periods- 27 months)

Alternate proof of English language proficiency may include a bachelor's degree from an accredited U.S. school or a bachelor's degree from an international institution with English as the primary language of instruction.

Supporting Documents

Submit your supporting documents from "My Account", email to, or mail to:

College of Business Admissions
Pacific University Oregon
2043 College Way
Forest Grove, OR 97116