Admissions Requirements:
Pre-MBA (Certificate)

Step #1: Submit a UTRGV Graduate Application at There is no application fee.

Step #2: Request your official transcripts to be sent electronically to or mailed to:

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
Graduate Admissions
Marialice Shary Shivers Bldg. 1.102
1201 W. University Drive
Edinburg, TX 78539-2999


Admission Requirements
To be considered for admission to the Pre-MBA graduate certificate, students must submit evidence of having earned bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution in the U.S. or a recognized international equivalent.

Application for admission must be submitted prior to the published deadline. The application is available at

Additional requirements for domestic applicants who attended foreign universities and international applicants::

*Students in fully online programs are not eligible for I-20 or student visas however international applicants can study from their home country.

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