Is this a full-time or part-time program?
This is a part-time program. Students usually take 1 or 2 courses each semester. Students wishing to enroll full-time usually take 2 courses per semester.
What time of the day are the classes held?
Most classes are scheduled from 6:15 to 8:55 during the fall and spring semesters, and 6:00 to 9:15 during the summer semesters.
What is the average age of the student?
Most of the students in the program are working professionals. There is a wide range of student with experience ranging from those with a few years of work experience, to those in the middle of their career looking for a change in profession.
Do I have to take the MAT, GRE or GMAT?
Yes, you are required to take either MAT, GMAT or GRE for acceptance into the program.
What are the cutoff scores for the MAT, GRE and GMATs?
We expect students to be above the 50th percentile on graduate norms, but take all credentials into consideration.
What is the minimum GPA La Salle University looks for to be accepted?
We usually require a 3.0 but take all credentials into consideration.
Which is better to take the GMAT, MAT or GRE?
If you are applying to several programs, including doctoral programs, or if you do well on timed tests you should probably take the GRE. If you have been out of college for several years, or if you read widely you will usually do better with the GMAT. Review directions and sample questions before deciding.
How long after my file is complete will I hear a decision and how will I be notified of the decision?
Usually within two weeks, and you will be notified by mail.
What are the deadlines for each semester for applying?
We have rolling admission, but 3 weeks before the start of classes is the usual deadline.
Is parking a problem?
There is secure on-campus parking available.
Is financial aid available?
Some small grants for financial aid are available and it is based on student need.
Program offered online with some hybrid.
Margaret M. McCoey, M.S.
La Salle University
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