To be advanced to candidacy, a student must have:
- Achieved classified standing.
- Successfully completing the Foundation courses ADMN 6010 with a C or better and ADMN 6020 with a B or better;
- Successfully completed the MBA Boot Camps;
- Successfully completed 15 units with a minimum of a 3.0 grade point average in the program;
- Completed an approved graduate program plan in consultation with the Graduate Coordinator;
- Secured approval of the Graduate Director in charge of the MBA program.