Admissions Overview

Syracuse University's Martin J. Whitman School of Management seeks students whose academic abilities can successfully meet the demands of a selective, rigorous graduate program. One of Whitman's greatest strengths has always been the diversity of its student body, and we continue to seek candidates with diverse racial, ethnic, social, academic, and professional backgrounds and career goals.

MBA@Syracuse, BusinessAnalytics@Syracuse, Accounting@Syracuse and Entrepreneurship@Syracuse offer program start dates four times per year, typically in January, April, July and October. Applications are now being accepted for the start dates listed below, and admissions decisions are made on a rolling basis.

Application Deadlines
PROGRAM START DATE EARLY PRIORITY DEADLINE PRIORITY DEADLINE APPLICATION DEADLINE
January 2019 September 21, 2018 October 12, 2018 November 9, 2018
April 2019 December 20, 2018 January 10, 2019 February 7, 2019
July 2019 March 21, 2019 April 11, 2019 May 9, 2019
October 2019 June 20, 2019 July 11, 2019 August 8, 2019


We encourage you to submit your application as soon as possible. Students who submit by the priority application deadline will receive admissions decisions first and be able to connect with Whitman faculty and resources sooner. Additionally, for students who submit by the priority deadline, the application fee of $75 is reduced to $45. You can review full application requirements here.

To speak with an admissions counselor about applying to a Syracuse program, contact 844-797-4622 or email us.