How to Apply | MBA

The next MBA cohort begins September 2020. Apply Today!

MBA Application at a Glance

Application Fee
Waived with interview

Next Cohort Start
September 2021

Recruiter contact
Ryan P. Garcia, MBA

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Application fees will be waived for those who schedule an informational interview, done by Zoom, with Ryan Garcia.

Application Requirements+

To be considered for acceptance into the MBA degree program, applicants need to meet minimum requirements as follows. Incomplete applications will not be evaluated.

  • Completed Online Application
  • Resume
  • Statement of purpose
  • $80 Application Fee1
  • Undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited university
  • Certified transcript(s)2
  • A cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better from all attended colleges and universities3 
  • Two letters of recommendation. These may be submitted electronically from "My Account", mailed, or emailed directly to

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

International Applicants

  • An official TOEFL score of at least 79 online or 550 paper-based. Candidates may also score at least a 6.5 on the IELTS.
  • Evaluation of international transcripts from World Education Services (WES)
  • Final Deadline is June 1 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


Although GMAT scores are not required, you may submit your test score(s) if you wish, as they are considered valuable additions to your completed application.

3A GMAT score of 500 or greater, or the GRE equivalent, may be submitted in lieu of the 3.0 GPA requirement.