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 2020 September 20, 2019 October 11, 2019 November 8, 2019
April 2020 December 19, 2019 January 9, 2020 February 6, 2020
July 2020 March 19, 2020 April 9, 2020 May 7, 2020
October 2020 June 18, 2020 July 9, 2020 August 6, 2020


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.