Admission Requirements

Entrance Guidelines for the MBA Program

Entering as a Freshman
  • Recommended 3.00 GPA upon declaration into program during second semester of sophomore year
  • Recommended 3.00 GPA, resume, cover letter, three academic references, and an interview to determine final acceptance into program during second semester of junior year
Transfer or Change of Major to Business
  • Recommended 3.00 GPA, resume, cover letter, three academic/professional references, and an interview to determine final acceptance into program during second semester of junior year
Degree-Holding Applicants (BS or BA)
  • Recommended 3.00 GPA, resume, cover letter, and an interview to determine final acceptance into program
  • Academic/professional references (suggested but not required)

In each of the above cases, a resume and cover letter are required and must be submitted by August 1. Send documents to:

Ron Eggers, Dean
School of Business
Barton College
P.O. Box 5000
Wilson, NC 27893

Continuous Enrollment in the MBA Program

  • 3.00 Cumulative GPA (A one semester probationary period may be granted for students who fall below this guideline)
  • A grade of C or better in all graduate level courses
  • A second grade of C or any D or F will result in removal from the program