The M.S. program in Business Systems and Analytics is structured to accommodate students with various undergraduate degrees. Students with a previous course or work experience in accounting and finance can waive the three-credit pre-program requirement. All candidates must have completed a four-year undergraduate degree or its equivalent from an accredited institution of higher education to qualify for admission.
All applicants must submit the following items:
Note: These scores must be forwarded from the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) to the Office of Graduate Enrollment at La Salle University. La Salle’s school code for reporting scores is 548-KK-38. The University does not accept scores directly from students.
Test scores from the Graduate Record Exam (GRE) administered by the Educational Testing Service (ETS). Note: These test scores must be forwarded from the Educational Testing Service (ETS) to the Office of Graduate Enrollment at La Salle University. La Salle’s code for reporting the GRE is 2362. The University does not accept scores directly from students.
All documents should be submitted to:
Office of Graduate Enrollment
La Salle University – Box 826
1900 W. Olney Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19141-1199
215.951.1100 / Fax 215.951.1462
In addition to the requirements above, international candidates are required to:
Upon receipt of the documents above, candidates are interviewed by phone or in person (whenever feasible) prior to final admission decisions.
Conditional Admission (GMAT/GRE/TOEF/IELTS)
La Salle offers conditional admission to international students; however, an I-20 cannot be issued until the student satisfies the condition/s of admission
Because each applicant’s background and profile is unique, the Admission Committee does not establish specific quantitative minimum requirements for admission; however, it does adhere to the accreditation standards established by the Association for the Advancement of Collegiate Schools of Business.
La Salle University does not discriminate against any applicant because of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, or marital status. Admission is based solely upon an applicant’s qualifications.
Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT)
The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is designed to assess capabilities that are important in the study of management at the graduate level. The GMAT is sponsored and controlled by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) and is administered with the help of Pearson/VUE. Confirm online if your undergraduate business program is AACSB-accredited.
Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or International English Language Testing System (IELTS)
The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or International English Language Testing System (IELTS) exams are required of all applicants whose native language is not English. The test requirement may be waived in certain cases where English language proficiency can otherwise be demonstrated. The minimum score for the TOEFL is: 88 Internet-based score. The minimum score for the IELTS is 6.5.
Students who do not meet our requirements for the English language should contact the ELI/Plus Program at La Salle.