GMAT and GRE Waiver


Do you have an advanced degree in your field, but want to develop managerial skills, seek career advancement, or cultivate an entrepreneurial advantage?

Students with an advanced degree from the U.S. can apply to have their GMAT or GRE waived. These requests are reviewed on a case-by-case basis. To request a review, contact Kyle Allwine at or 540/654-1668.

Admissions Requirements for Students with Approved Waiver of GMAT or GRE scores

Recommended Filing Dates
Recommended filing dates are designed to give newly admitted students an optimal opportunity for class registration. We will continue to accept applications on a rolling basis after these dates.

Fall Admission: August 1 (recommended) (For G.A. Candidates only, March 1*)
Spring Admission: November 15 (recommended)
Summer Admission: April 1 (recommended)

Students can be admitted for the 2nd 8-week sessions of the fall (starting in October) and spring (starting in March) semesters.  It is a great opportunity to get a head start on courses so you don’t have to wait for the next term to apply! You may also begin the program as a non-degree seeking student.

*All applicants applying for a Graduate Assistant position MUST apply for fall admission by March 1.

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