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We have two teams to help you through the process.

General questions prior to applying can be directed to our Graduate Recruiters.

Once you have applied, questions about the application process should then be directed to our Graduate Processors.


Graduate Recruiters: Located in the Multidisciplinary Studies Building 4.01.52

Office Hours: 8 A.M. - 5 P.M.

Monday, Wendesday and Friday - virtual office hours
Tuesday and Thursday - in-person

 

Contact Us:


Email: Grad.Recruitment@utsa.edu
Phone: (210) 458-4331
Fax: (210) 458-4332

Book an appointment with a recruiter in-person or virtually .

Graduate Processors: Located in the Flawn Sciences Building 1.01.05


Office Hours: 8 A.M.–12 P.M.

Tuesday and Thursday - in-person

 

Contact Us:

Email: Graduate.admissions@utsa.edu
Phone: (210) 458-
Fax: (210) 458-

Send Official Transcripts to: graduate.documents@utsa.edu

Unofficial Transcripts and Other Documents for Spring 2022 can be Uploaded here! (requires UTSA
student ID in the form of abc123) if they have not been submitted as part of your application.


Unofficial Transcripts and Other Documents for Summer 2022 and Fall 2022 must be uploaded directly to the application.

 

M.B.A. Business Administration

Basic Degree Information/Description

The Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) is specifically designed to provide an intensive business education. Qualified candidates with an undergraduate degree in a business or non-business area are welcome to apply.

Why a UTSA M.B.A?

  • Our tuition is affordable.
  • We offer a flex-program. Students may decide how many credit hours per semester to take.
  • Students can complete the MBA by going full-time or part-time, and can switch back and forth between the two (flex program).
  • Our class sizes are small. 
  • UTSA ranks 40th in the nation for part-time MBA's by Business Week.

Degree Requirements

Degree candidates must complete minimum of 36 semester credit hours of coursework beyond any hours acquired in the M.B.A. leveling courses.

For a complete list of degree requirements please see the Graduate Catalog .

Admission Prerequisites:

 Required Degree Bachelor’s degree.
 Other Degree Requirements None.
Application Requirements:
 General University Requirements Must meet university wide requirements.
 Application A completed a Graduate School application.
 Transcripts Official transcripts from all institutions attended. All international transcripts must be recorded in English or officially translated to English.
 Resume or Curriculum Vitae A current résumé with employment or other experience.
 Letters of Recommendation At least two letters of reference.
 Statement of Purpose A personal statement is required.
 Test Scores Official GMAT or GRE scores.
 Evaluation of Foreign Credentials

All applicants including non-U.S. citizens (International), U.S. Citizens, and permanent residents who have earned university-level credit from foreign institutions are required to submit official transcripts along with an evaluation of the transcripts from Foreign Credentials Service of America

  • An approved evaluation requires a detailed course-by-course evaluation. Summaries will not be accepted.
  • Foreign credential evaluations must be received by the application deadline for your application to be processed.
  • Foreign Credentials Service of America in Austin, TX is the only accepted evaluation agency. They can be reached at (512) 459-8429, info@foreigncredentials.org, or online at https://www.foreigncredentials.org/our-services/apply-now/.
  • If you need a request form, please visit the FCSA website to access the form here.
 International Applicants Must meet international graduate student admission requirements
  • IELTS: Minimum score of 6.5.
  • TOEFL: Minimum scores of 79 or 60 for Internet or paper versions, respectively.
 Other None.

Career Options Available for an M.B.A. Graduate

  • UTSA is the only university in town with a professional and dedicated Graduate Career Services.
  • Approximately, 30% of working professionals reported receiving a promotion with an average salary increase in excess of $11,000.
  • Graduate internship opportunities are available for traditional two-year students. Full-time students report an average starting salary upon completion of the program of $61,000.
  • M.B.A. graduates on a national average earn 50% more after completion of their programs compared to those with a bachelor’s degree alone.  This will vary by industry, region of country and previous job experience.
  • Work alongside professionals from:
    • H-E-B
    • KCI
    • Tesoro
    • USAA
    • Valero

Research taking place in the M.B.A.

Our professors do research in their fields which keep them current. In turn, this also helps students keep current and aware of trends/changes.

Contact Information

Graduate Advisor of the Alvarez College of Business: Dan Davied, Ph.D.
Email:  daniel.davied@utsa.edu
Telephone: (210) 458-6358

Degree Website: https://business.utsa.edu/programs/mba/

Degree Catalog Link: http://catalog.utsa.edu/graduate/business/

College of Business Master's Programs Brochure

Course Scheduling and Offerings

A majority of our MBA students are working professionals. Thus, most classes are offered in an evening format at the 1604 Campus.