Goizueta Business School, GEORGIA, ATLANTA - ADMISSION

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    Goizueta Business School 2020-2021 Admissions: Acceptance Rate, Requirements, Deadlines, Application Process

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    Hitaishi Bhatia

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    Goizueta Business School is the business school of Emory University.that offers admissions to undergraduate (only domestic candidates) and graduate degrees. International aspirants of this prestigious organization of the US Education System can also apply to one year or two year MBA program or MS in Business Analytics which are some of the highly coveted choices among students.

    Nearly 1711 students were admitted to the school in the last factual year. Out of them, 850 undergraduate and 830 graduate students were enrolled. Of these, about 27% of the students were international candidates. Admissions to the applicants seeking to enroll at the institute for studying in the USA were offered at an acceptance rate of about 93%, majority of which possessed an average SAT score of aout 1470 or above

    Some admission related pointers for admissions at Goizueta Business School are as follows:

    • Applications are accepted online at Goizueta Business School, but candidates are required to submit the hard-copy transcripts.
    • Admissions are given during Fall and Spring.
    • The application fee is USD 150 for MS in Business Analytics and USD 175 for MBA courses.
    • Applicants must submit GRE/GMAT scores for MBA admission.
    • Students are recommended to submit proof of work experience, if any.
    • TOEFL or IELTS scores are required for foreign applicants.
    • Late applications are reviewed on a space-available basis.
    • For admission to full-time MBA, program candidates must qualify the interview round, which is mandatory. Candidates are informed about their admission via email. 

    COVID-19 Admission Updates

    The school has planned to resume on- campus activities from Fall 2020. The Fall session will start on August 19 and remote exams will be conducted in December. Classes will also be available online for those students who will not be able to attend in- person classes.


    Application Portal Online portal
    Type of University Private
    Application Fee MS in Business Analytics: USD 150
    One year or two year MBA: USD 175
    Mode of Payment Visa/ MasterCard/ Discover/ Mail Payments
    Total Number of Students Enrolled (Fall 2018) 1711
    Total Number of Undergraduate Students Enrolled (Fall 2018) 850
    Total Number of Graduate Students Enrolled (Fall 2018) 830
    Academic Calendar Semester- based
    Intake Sessions Fall
    Financial Aid Scholarships/ Loans/ Grants/ Work- study
    Work Experience Required for some courses

    Admission Deadlines

    The application deadlines for international applicants differ for the range of courses provided by the institute. The deadlines for all the courses open to international applicants are given below:

    Course Deadline
    Two year MBA Round 1: October 4, 2019
    Round 2: November 15, 2019 (Preferred deadline for international applicants)
    Round 3: January 10, 2020
    Round 4: March 20, 2020
    Final Round: July 1, 2020 (Extended due to Covid- 19)
    One year MBA Round 1: October 4, 2019
    Round 2: November 15, 2019 (Preferred deadline for international applicants)
    Round 3: January 10, 2020
    Round 4: April 15, 2020
    MS in Business Analytics Round 1: October 2, 2020
    Round 2: November 13, 2020 (Preferred deadline for international applicants)
    Round 3: January 8, 2021 (Final deadline for international applicants)
    Round 4: March 5, 2021

    International Student Admissions

    Some additional requirements have to be fulfilled by all the applicants belonging to countries other than the US along with the general requirements which are usually the same as the requirements for the applicants belonging to the United States.

    Application Portal: The graduate international students will be required to apply through the University Online Application.

    Application Fee: MS in Business Analytics: USD 150

    One year or two year MBA: USD 175

    Basic Admission Requirements for International Students 

    • Official transcripts of all the educational institutions attended earlier.
    • Scores of English proficiency tests are required for all the foreign applicants whose native language is not English.
    • 2 letters of reference
    • Resume
    • GMAT or GRE scores
    • Essays
    • There are some departmental requirements also like interviews.

    The mailing address for graduate application material is given below:

    Emory University

    Goizueta Business School

    MBA Admissions

    1300 Clifton Road, Suite W288

    Atlanta, GA 30322

    English Proficiency Test Score

    All those foreign applicants whose first language is not English or those who have not secured a UG degree from an institution with English as primary medium of teaching and work in any country where commerce is conducted in English will be required to prove their proficiency in English language by submitting their TOEFL, IELTS or any other test scores. The minimum requirements for admission in undergraduate courses are given below.

    Test Minimum Requirement
    TOEFL- iBT 100
    IELTS 7.0

    Visa Process for International Students

    International applicants will be required to get an F- 1 visa to study in the USA. The steps for obtaining the same are listed below:

    • The Goizueta Business School will issue the I- 20 form to the selected applicants.
    • After completing the I- 20, the SEVIS I- 901 fee has to be paid by the applicants.
    • Next step will be to apply for an F- 1 student visa by filling up the DS- 160 visa application.
    • Following documents will be required in order to complete the DS- 160 visa application are:
    • Passport
    • Photographs
    • Travel itinerary
    • International travel history
    • Resume
    • Acceptance letter from Goizueta Business School
    • Attend a visa interview in your country at an US consulate or embassy and get your visa approved.

    Goizueta Business School Undergraduate Admissions

    Goizueta Business School does not offer its undergraduate BBA degree to international students. How Ewe, Candidates of Emory and Oxford College are eligible to get admission to the BBA program. They must have completed 60 hours for regular admission and 56 hours for early admission. Interested applicants can register for pre-BBA to stay informed about the admission. Here is the admission requirement for the undergraduate degree program:

    • Official High School transcripts
    • An Essay
    • Letter of recommendation from a faculty member
    • One non-academic/service recommendation
    • The hard copy of transcripts of institutions attended outside of Emory or Oxford
    • Complete at least one Continued Writing requirement course

    Application Payment: Payment could be done online through Credit Card payment or offline through Cheque.

    Goizueta Business School Graduate Admissions

    Goizueta Business School offers more than 3 graduate courses to international students. The 3 courses are One- year MBA program (full- time), two- year MBA program (full- time) and Master of Science in Business Analytics. All courses have specific admission requirements and the requirements for all the courses are tabulated below:

    Requirements MS in Business Analytics One- year MBA Two- year MBA
    Application fee USD 150 USD 175 USD 175
    UG Degree Required Required Required
    Transcripts Required Required Required
    GRE or GMAT Required Required Required
    Resume Required Required Required
    Essay Required (2 written and 1 video) Required (2 written and 1 video) Required (2 written and 1 video)
    Work experience - Recommended Recommended
    Recommendations Required (2 letters are required) Required (2 letters are required) Required (2 letters are required)
    Interview Required On invitation On invitation

    Candidates must submit the hard copy of the transcript via mail. Payment of the application fee is done through an Online Credit Card Payment system (debit, visa, MasterCard, and discovery cards are not accepted) or through money order payable to Goizueta Business School with the candidate’s name and date of birth.

    All documents must be mailed at Emory University, Goizueta Business School, MBA Admissions, 1300 Clifton Road, Suite W288, Atlanta, GA 30322

    Goizueta Business School is one of the top colleges in the USA that admits international applicants only for its 3 graduate programs. Admission process at the school is very competitive and the university gives preference to students with work experience and experience beyond a 3 year UG degree. Applicants are recommended to submit their application at the earliest and submit all the required admission application material.


    Ques. Which transcripts are required for admissions at Goizueta Business School?

    Ans. You are required to submit the transcripts of each and every post- secondary institution that you have attended when applying for admissions at Goizueta Business School.

    Ques. How much is the application fee at Goizueta Business School?

    Ans. The application fee for MBA program at Goizueta Business School is USD 175 and there is an additional fee of USD 25 for every additional MBA program that you apply for. The application fee for MS in Business Analytics is USD 150.

    Ques. Is Goizueta Business School a good business school?

    Ans. Goizueta Business School has been ranked among the top business schools in the USA for its MBA program.

    Ques. How can I apply to Goizueta Business School?

    Ans. You will have to fill up the online application, submit all the required documents and pay the application fee to apply to Goizueta Business School.

    TOEFL IBT : 79
    PBT: 550
    CBT: 213
    IELTS 6.5 overall
    CELSA 70

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