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Graduate Academic Requirements

Graduate School for Business

Admission requirements for MBA:

  1. Application for Graduate Admission
  2. Application fee of $45.00
  3. A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
  4. Official transcripts from all colleges/universities attended
  5. Two letters of  recommendation
  6. 300-500 word essay describing the business venture the student will develop and work on during the program

Note: New York State Public Health Law 2165 requires college students to show protection against measles, mumps and rubella. Persons born on or after January 1,1957 must present their complete immunization records prior to registration.

Applicants may have to come in for an individual interview. If so, we will contact you for an appointment.

Applications cannot be reviewed until all of the necessary documentation is submitted.

Application Deadlines:

Applications can be submitted at any time and the College accepts students on a rolling basis.

Suggested Timeline for Applying to the MBA Program

 Begin the Process

  • Attend one of our information sessions or open houses or schedule an individual appointment with an MBA Admission Counselor.
  • Request current admission materials.

Research options for financing your education

  • Go to the Financial Aid Section of the MCNY website.
  • Visit and complete your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online. Our FAFSA school code is 009769.
  • Contact MCNY’s Office of Financial Aid if you need help with the application or have any questions about financial aid.
  • You can obtain information about scholarships that may be available to you at

Before Applying: Get Your Application in Order

  • Work on your application.
  • Request transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate schools you have attended.
  • Ask two people to write letters of recommendation.

Final Steps

  • Polish your essay.
  • Confirm that all transcripts and recommendations have been submitted.
  • Complete and submit your application.

Master of Public Administration

All applicants must complete and return to the College:

  1. A completed Application Form.
  2. Application Fee of $45 (non-refundable) which can be paid with either a check or money order or it can be paid on-line with a credit card via a secured server.
  3. Two Letters of Reference.
  4. Essay of 350- 500 words describing, What I hope to gain from the Master's degree program at Metropolitan College of New York.
  5. Official transcripts sent from all undergraduate institution(s) attended (and graduate institutions if applicable). International students please note, international transcripts must be evaluated by World Education Services (WES); you can learn more about the WES evaluation process at
  6. Proof of Immunizations - New York State Public Health Law 2165 requires all students born on or after January 1, 1957 to supply proof of immunizations for Measles, Mumps, Rubella prior to registration.
  7. Resume

The following steps are only required for MPA in Public Affairs and Administration

  1. Field Supervisor Form
  2. Letter of Agreement

An interview may be required as a possible admissions requirement for all applicants.

Application Deadlines

Applications can be made at any time. The College accepts students on a rolling admission basis for the three terms per year. Semesters begin: Fall - immediately following Labor Day, Spring - the first week of January, Summer - late April/Early May

All admission documents become the property of the college and are not to be copied for release to students or third parties.

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