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Early Admission for Undergrads

MBA Early Admission for Undergrads allows undergraduates from our established partner institutions and institutions nationwide to secure deferred, early admission to the Georgia Tech Scheller Full-time or Evening MBA programs.

Our early admission MBA program for undergrads allows you to plan ahead and secure admission during the final year of your undergraduate studies. Once you are admitted, you will work full-time after graduation, then enroll in our Full-time MBA program or continue working as you enter our Evening MBA program.

Undergraduate students of all disciplines can get a jump start on career plans by gaining early admission to Georgia Tech Scheller’s Full-time and Evening MBA programs. Any U.S. citizen attending an accredited U.S. college or university is eligible to apply. Applicants from our established partner institutions—Agnes Scott College, Georgia Tech, Morehouse College, and Spelman College—will be guaranteed an admissions interview.

Download the MBA Early Admission for Undergrads Brochure

Why Pursue this MBA Pathway?

Your undergraduate degree prepares you for the working world, and an MBA will leverage your work experience to broaden your knowledge, give you a competitive advantage in the job market, and help grow your career more quickly.

You will have the option to advance in your current field or make a career switch.

Scheller MBA Early Admission Benefits
MBA Early Admission for Undergrads applicants will receive:
  • An application fee waiver for your official MBA application when you are ready to enroll

  • An admissions interview (for applicants from our established partners)

  • If admitted, guaranteed admission to the Full-time and Evening MBA programs

  • Invitations to MBA networking events prior to enrolling in the program to build your network

You are eligible to apply if you meet all of the following requirements:

  • You are in your final year of undergraduate study
  • You have a post-graduate employment offer
  • You have taken the GMAT or GRE
  • You have attended a Full-time or Evening MBA information session
  • You are a U.S. citizen attending one of our partner institutions or an accredited U.S. college or university

The admissions committee will consider applications without a GMAT or GRE test score. However, a valid GMAT or GRE score is strongly encouraged for MBA Early Admission for Undergrads candidates.

MBA Student Profile
Class of 2021 Admission Statistics for Full-time MBA Students

Average GMAT Score 681
Average GRE Score (Q/V) 158/160
Average Undergraduate GPA 3.3
Average Work Experience 5 years
Pre-MBA Employment

Students gain work experience in a variety of industries prior to joining Scheller. Companies include:

  • AIG
  • Alvarez & Marsal
  • Anheuser-Busch
  • Delta Air Lines
  • Georgia Power
  • IBM
  • McKesson
  • OshKosh B'Gosh
Post-MBA Employment

With an MBA degree, you will have the opportunity to advance your career or make a career switch.

  • 90.4% employment at three months post-graduation
  • $121,045 average base salary
  • 82% received signing bonus
  • $25,040 average signing bonus
  • Over 50% of graduates enter tech or consulting industries

View Full-time and Evening MBA Employment Report

Application & Admissions
Application Deadlines
  • December 2021 graduates: Application due February 1, 2022
  • May 2022 graduates: Application due June 1, 2022
  • August 2022 graduates: Application due September 1, 2022
How to Apply

Submit the following information to apply. All information must be received for consideration:

  • MBA Early Admission for Undergrads application (including a statement of purpose, resume, employment letter, unofficial transcript, and unofficial GMAT or GRE score report)
  • Two letters of recommendation (preferably one academic, one professional): Letters of recommendation may be sent via email to from the applicant or the recommender

Complete MBA Early Admission for Undergrads applications received by the application deadline will receive an admissions decision within eight weeks.

Submit Your MBA Early Admission for Undergrads Application


Admitted Student Requirements
  • Work in an approved, professional position in the public, private, or nonprofit sector for a minimum of two years to enter the Evening MBA or a minimum of three years to enter the Full-time MBA.

  • Complete the official online MBA application by the Round 1 deadline for the semester you want to enroll.

  • Confirm your admission through the Full-time or Evening MBA Admitted Student Website and submit your enrollment fee to hold your place in the class.

Your admission offer is eligible for five years after graduation from your undergraduate studies. Your early admission does not require you to apply or enroll in Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business.

Financing Your MBA

The Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business offers a variety of funding opportunities for the MBA program, including graduate assistantships and fellowships. Submitting your Full-time MBA or Evening MBA application by the Round 1 deadline for the semester you want to enroll in will ensure you receive first consideration for these opportunities.

For more information about funding opportunities for each program, visit the Full-time MBA Tuition & Financing and Evening MBA Tuition & Financing pages.



To learn more about Georgia Tech MBA Early Admission for Undergrads, or if you have any questions, contact us online or call us at 404.894.8722.

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