Welcome to the College of Business

During the COVID-19 pandemic, Lamar University has changed admissions policies for students applying for Summer 2020 and Fall 2020 terms. Changes for the College of Business include:

Freshman/Transfer Student

  • All Application fees are waived
  • Admission is test optional-- SAT/ACT score is not required.  Admission decisions will evaluate the applicant wholistically reviewing entire application
  • High school seniors with 18 or more hours of dual credit and a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher are automatically admitted
  • Unofficial transcripts are accepted


  • GRE/GMAT is temporarily waived (until further notice) for MBA and MS-MIS applicants with at least a 2.5 GPA
  •  Separate application for GRE/GMAT waiver is not necessary
  • GRE/GMAT testing options are available remotely
  • Automatic admission for Applicants with a GPA of 2.5 or higher from their last 60 hours of undergraduate or combined undergraduate/graduate coursework


  • To assist international students with a remote testing option,  English Proficiency test score reports from Duolingo are accepted
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Undergraduate Programs

Earning your MBA is a smart move!

An MBA from Lamar University will provide you with a unique experience, developing the business knowledge and skills required in today’s competitive business world.

The Lamar University MBA has been ranked in the Top 10 in the State of Texas, and Princeton Review ranked Lamar's College of Business as one of the top 294 business schools in the nation.


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