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, Accounting@Syracuse BusinessAnalytics@Syracuse, Entrepreneurship@Syracuse, and SupplyChain@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. Please note that SupplyChain@Syracuse applications are being accepted for October 2020 and the subsequent start dates.

Application Deadlines
PROGRAM START DATE EARLY PRIORITY DEADLINE PRIORITY DEADLINE APPLICATION DEADLINE
October 2020 June 18, 2020 July 9, 2020 August 6, 2020
January 2021 September 25, 2020 October 16, 2020 November 13, 2020
April 2021 December 24, 2020 January 14, 2021 February 11, 2021
July 2021 March 25, 2021 April 15, 2021 May 13, 2021


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 learn more about applying to a Syracuse program, email an admissions counselor or connect by phone at Phone Number: 844-797-4622.