College of Business and Innovation

The University of Toledo MSA Program Application Process

Step 1: Complete the required materials and submit the application fee to the Graduate School.  You may download application forms or apply online at the Graduate School Admission Application page.

Step 2: Register to take the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT). The test is given throughout the year. GMAT testing sites and information can be obtained from:

Only non-UT students and UT students with non-accounting degrees must take the GMAT.  UT accounting graduates are exempt from this requirement.  

Applicants who have taken the exam within the last five years* should request the GMAT testing center or GMAT Customer Service in your region to send official scores to:
  • The Graduate School (MS 933)
    The University of Toledo
    Toledo, OH 43606-3390

    *scores older than five years will not be considered

Step 3: Send three (3) transcripts from each educational institution attended (other than The University of Toledo) showing degree attained; at least one set of transcripts must be official. Transcripts should be mailed directly to:
  • The Graduate School (MS 933)
    The University of Toledo
    Toledo, OH 43606-3390
Step 4: Send three (3) Recommendations for Graduate Study. Be sure the letters include your name and proposed academic program.  These should be mailed to:
  • The Graduate School (MS 933)
    The University of Toledo
    Toledo, OH 43606-3390
Step 5:  If you would like to be considered for an assistantship, complete the Application for Graduate Assistantship/Tuition Assistantship.  These should be mailed to:
  • Chair, Department of Accounting
    College of Business Administration (MS 103)
    The University of Toledo
    Toledo, OH 43606-3390
Step 6:

In addition to the requirements for regular admission, all students from non-english speaking countries must achieve satisfactory scores on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). 


Minimum Test Scores





Please note

  1. Test scores for TOEFL cannot be older than 2 years from the first day of the term that the student begins their program. In the event test scores are considered invalid and cancelled by ETS, The University of Toledo reserves the right to require submission of new test scores. Please contact the College of Graduate Studies if you have questions regarding this.
  2. Effective Fall 2014 we are no longer, under any circumstance, accepting IELTS as a form of English language proficiency.

TOEFL application forms may be requested from:

Application Deadlines


Domestic Students


International Students

Fall semester admissions August 1  Fall semester admissions May 1 
Spring semester admissions November 15  Spring semester admissions October 1 
Summer semester admissions April 15  Summer semester admissions March 1 
Note: For international students additional time is required to complete immigration documents. For example, materials received after May 1 could result in a delay for a Fall admission.
Last Updated: 8/31/15