Professional MBA Admissions

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Take the first step toward accomplishing your academic, career and personal goals. 

Admission Requirements

To be eligible for consideration for admission to the PMBA , you must:

  • Have a bachelor's degree in any discipline
  • Have at least one year of full-time, post-bachelor's professional work experience
  • Be employed full time

The Professional MBA program does not issue F1 student visas. Students must be living and working in the U.S. or Canada (Ontario).

Need help deciding which MBA is right for you? Submit your résumé to see which program best matches your experience.


Domestic Applicants

  • Spring Early Admission* 11/15/21
  • Spring Final 1/6/22
  • Fall Early Admission* 4/1/22
  • Fall Final 7/15/22

International Applicants

  • Spring Early Admission* 11/15/21
  • Spring Final 12/6/21
  • Fall Early Admission* 4/1/22
  • Fall Final 6/15/22

* Indicates early admission deadline incentive. Complete your application by the early admission deadline and waive the $100 application fee.

Application Materials and Review

You must submit all PMBA application materials before your application will be formally reviewed and considered for acceptance.

You can be admitted to the PMBA for a spring or a fall semester start. Applications are reviewed each month. For consideration, applications must be completed by the first day of the month and decision notifications will be sent by the end of that month.

Contact a Student Ambassador

Want to learn more about the Professional MBA program experience? Connect with an ambassador and discuss anything you want, including:

  • Reasons for choosing the UB PMBA program
  • Course content and expectations
  • Team projects, peers and networking opportunities
  • Faculty members
  • Work-life balance while in the program

150 Jacobs Management Center
Buffalo, NY 14260-4000
Tel:  716-645-3204

Student Services
203 Alfiero Center
Buffalo, NY 14260-4000
Tel:  716-645-3200

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