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Howard Online MBA Program FAQ

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Frequently Asked Questions About
Howard’s Online MBA Programs

Still deciding if a Howard MBA is right for you? Review the following frequently asked questions to learn more about our part-time Online MBA programs. If you need additional support, email us. Your pathway to a prestigious legacy, strong community, and an empowered future starts at Howard. 

No. You will receive scholarship and loan details after you are admitted and submit the FAFSA. Review our financial aid page for additional information and tips for funding your education.

The GMAT is required for the Online MBA (school code 5297). 

In lieu of GMAT test scores, applicants can also complete the affordable, 100% online and on-demand Business Fundamentals Course Bundle available through the Graduate Management Admissions CouncilTM. A non-standardized test option to meet application requirements while also gaining confidence and preparing for the rigors of business school.

The GMAT is not required for qualified candidates for the Online Executive MBA program.

Yes. Once admitted, you will need to submit official transcripts by the start of your first class. Review the admissions page for additional information on how and where to send your transcripts.

Yes. You may reapply as early as the following term.

Students are required to participate in online study groups and chats, which provide opportunities to connect with classmates and faculty from all over the world. We foster a community of collaboration in which students share ideas, build relationships, and empower each other.

We also encourage you to study abroad. Exploring and learning side-by-side with other students in a new place will help you create genuine lifelong connections and open doors to career-changing opportunities.

Yes. Howard not only provides various opportunities to study abroad but also prepares you to meet the challenges of the global marketplace. You will have access to grant and funding opportunities, training programs, courses, and research that will expose you to new perspectives, cultures, and business concepts.

We also encourage you to join us on the next global tour. Previous tours traveled to India, Columbia, Africa, and China. You’ll gain exposure to international business and management trends while learning about new cultures and traditions.

Yes. The School of Business Center for Career Excellence partners you with leading corporations, startups, and nonprofit organizations to help students create long-lasting connections and build a strong professional community. We provide the tools, resources, and extensive network to help you transition into a new position or advance within your current role. Visit Howard University Career Services for Howard School of Business job and internship listings and additional information regarding career and professional development.

Yes, both the Online Executive MBA and Online MBA programs are ideal for working professionals. Howard’s Online MBA programs let you pursue a degree that will advance your technical and business skills while maintaining a career.

Yes, financial aid is available for eligible applicants. Review the financial aid page to learn about funding options.

Yes. Candidates are considered for scholarships upon receipt of their application. Scholarship availability is dependent upon the semester and funding.

Students can network within the vast HU alumni network and with faculty, and business professionals during campus activities, including the CEO Series. We facilitate interaction with global business leaders to help you create lifelong connections and open doors to career-changing opportunities.

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