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Thousands of students who recognize the professional importance of a master's degree have discovered the exceptional programs available at the H. Wayne Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship. Whether you choose to study part-time or full-time, online or in the classroom, you will find a program and format that meets your needs.
Admission to the Master's degree programs is competitive. Applications are individually reviewed and admission is offered to those applicants who meet both qualitative and quantitative criteria. All required documentation must be received before an admission decision can be offered.
The Master of Science in Real Estate Development and Master of Public Administration programs have different admission requirements:
Students may begin master's study in the Winter, Summer or Fall. Students appreciate the flexibility our rolling admission policy affords them. While this policy allows our admissions committee to make decisions throughout the calendar year, please recognize that we limit the size of each entering class. As such, applicants are encouraged to submit their applications as far in advance as possible for processing and decision making.
View the full list of Term Dates.
|Master of Accounting & Master of Taxation:||July 31, 2015|
|Full-Time M.B.A. Program:||July 31, 2015|
|All other Master's programs:||Fall I - August 14, 2015|
|Fall II - October 9, 2015|
|International Students:||Fall I - July 31, 2015|
|Fall II - September 18, 2015|
|Master of Accounting & Master of Taxation:||November 27, 2015|
|Full-Time Day M.B.A. Program:||November 21, 2015|
|All other Master's programs:||Winter I - December 11, 2015|
|Winter II - February 19, 2016|
|International Students:||Winter I - November 27, 2015|
|Winter II - February 5, 2016|
|Master of Accounting & Master of Taxation:||April 15, 2016|
|All other Master's programs:||April 29, 2016|
|International Students:||April 15, 2016|
All applicants who received their bachelors and any graduate degrees from a college or university where English is not the primary language of instruction are required to take an English language test. Test scores cannot be more than two years old.
*An interview may also be required to determine current level of English proficiency, even if the required scores and guidelines have been fulfilled.
Students who wish to take four to six courses may apply as a non-degree seeking student. Non-degree seeking students must adhere to identical admission criteria as degree-seeking students. International students on an F-1 visa may not use non-degree seeking student status.
Special Note Regarding the Online Application for Admission
The online Application for Admission is located at http://www.nova.edu/gradadmissions/index.html. You must create a login ID and a PIN. The PIN must be 6 digits long. Record this information should you need to return to the application at a later date.
When all information has been provided, you must click on the navigation button "Application is Complete."
Please remember to download, print, and complete the Transcript Request Form.
As all required materials are received by Nova Southeastern University, you will receive email acknowledgements.
Applicants who meet each of the requirements for admission may be offered full admission to the Master's degree program to which they are seeking admission.
To be fully admitted to Master's degree programs, all applicants must provide, official, final college transcripts AND official copies of GMAT or GRE scores (in addition to all other required documentation).
Applicants who are in their last term of their bachelor's degree and choose to submit unofficial college transcripts showing courses in progress in conjunction with a letter(on letterhead) from their school stating that they are enrolled in their last term and their expected graduation date, may be offered conditional admission to the Master's programs. This initial status of conditional admission allows students to register for one term only. All admission requirements must be met and final official documents must be received prior to registration for the subsequent term.
* Students who are completing their degree program outside of the United States may not qualify for conditional admission.Conditional Admission Letter Template (Must provide a letter to the admissions office on college/university letterhead.)
Applicants who choose to submit unofficial college transcripts showing degree conferred and examinee copies of GMAT or GRE scores may be offered provisional admission to the Master's programs. This initial status of provisional admission allows students to register for one term only. All final and official documents must be received prior to registration for the subsequent term.Provisional Admission Letter Template (Must provide a letter to the admissions office on college/university letterhead.)
Because Master's level study extends knowledge and skills acquired in both the classroom and workplace, each of our programs of study assume prerequisite knowledge in selected content areas. For the Master of Accounting and Master of Taxation programs, satisfactory completion of foundation courses requires a "C" grade or better in each. For the Master of Business Administration and Master of Public Administration, satisfactory completion of foundation courses requires a "B" grade or better in each and must have been completed no more than 5 years from the date of completion of the Bachelor's degree.
* Students admitted to either the Master of Accounting or Master of Taxation Programs that have not completed an undergraduate degree in a business discipline (or an undergraduate degree and accounting and finance for tax professionals) will need to complete the necessary course prerequisite by enrolling in a sequence of foundation courses. Contact the Program Office for additional details about foundation requirements.
The Huizenga College will accept up to two courses (six credits) of master's level course work completed at another regionally accredited institution as a transfer credit. The following conditions apply to transfer courses: