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Executive MBA in Aerospace and Defense Admissions

The Executive MBA in Aerospace and Defense can be completed in a year with students starting in Fall or Spring thereby allowing them a flexible format to bring together the skills, concepts, and knowledge needed to succeed in the dynamic Aerospace and Defense sector. Through faculty and guest lecturers, rigorous coursework and applied projects, the Executive MBA will provide the foundations for a career in leadership roles in the A&D industry.  

Admissions Deadlines

Fall deadline is May 15th

Spring deadline is November 15th

Requirements

An application fee is not required for applicants to the EMBA in Aerospace & Defense program.

Your application will be reviewed once all application materials are received. 

A bachelor’s degree with a minimum 3.0 GPA is required. 

Upload an unofficial copy of your transcript from your last degree-granting institution to the online application and request for an official transcript to be sent to OU. 

Official Paper Transcripts can be sent to:
University of Oklahoma
Office of Graduate Admissions
731 Elm Avenue, Room 318
Norman, OK 73019

Official Electronic Transcripts can be sent to:
gradadm@ou.edu

Provide a copy of an up-to-date professional résumé. Include information about full-time positions, military assignments, and significant part-time or summer work experiences. Résumés should also list education history with dates of attendance and graduation.

As part of the online application, you will be asked to submit a brief essay (500 words maximum) answering the following questions:

  • What are your career goals and how can this program assist you in achieving them?
  • Where do you see yourself in 10 years? What are some ways you will get there?

If you feel there are unaddressed gaps in your education background or professional experience, please include the details in your essay.

We recommend students have at least five years of full-time work experience, industry specific preferred.

The admissions committee will contact you via email to schedule the interview at a mutually convenient time. Interviews will be conducted via Zoom.

International Students

The Fall deadline for international applicants is April 1.

All international applicants must provide evidence of financial support for their first year of study. Applicants can wait until they have been accepted to proceed with providing this documentation. 

International Graduate Admissions

Applicants must submit a transcript from the college or university where they earned their most recent degree in order to be considered for admission.

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International Degree Equivalency

The language of instruction at OU is English. Adequate English language skills are essential to academic success. If English is not your first language, you will be required to demonstrate English language proficiency before admission. The MBA program requires a TOEFL score of 100 or higher or an IELTS score of 7.0 or higher.

TOEFL/IELTS SCORE REQUIREMENT