GMAT/GRE Waiver Policy

Marquette University Graduate School of Management GMAT/GRE Waiver Policy

Applicants may request a waiver of the GMAT/GRE requirement for all GSM programs. Typically, waivers are granted as follows:

For MS Accounting, MS Applied Economics and MS in Supply Chain Management applicants that have earned an overall quality point average of 3.25 or higher with proof of quantitative course coverage from an AACSB accredited school.

 For MA Corporate Communication, MS in Human Resources, and Master in Leadership, applicants may be waived from the GMAT/GRE exam requirement if they have earned an overall quality point average of 3.25 or higher from an AACSB accredited or Department of Education approved Regional Accrediting Body. 

For the MBA programs, applicants may be waived from the GMAT/GRE exam requirement if they have less than 3 years of business experience and have a 3.5 or higher overall QPA with proof of quantitative coverage and for those with 3 or more years of experience the QPA requirement is 3.25 or higher from an AACSB accredited school, Engineering Accredited Commission of ABET school or Department of Education approved Regional Accrediting Body with proof of quantitative course coverage.

Applicants should request the waiver AFTER submitting the online application by sending an email provide rationale and any supporting documentation to MBA@marquette.edu