University of Arkansas

Walton College

The Sam M. Walton College of Business

Application Deadlines

Please be aware of the specific deadlines for Walton College graduate programs. In order to avoid last-minute issues, we encourage candidates to submit applications as early as possible.

Master's Programs

Program Application
Deadline
Duration
of Program
Required
Test
2021
Orientation & Boot Camp Dates
Full-Time MBA * International Applicants: January 15
Priority: February 15
Final: June 1
22 months GMAT or GRE August
11-13
Boot Camp variable start dates
Executive MBA Priority: February 15
Final: June 15
2 years GMAT or GRE** August
5-7
Boot Camp variable start dates
Healthcare Executive MBA Priority: February 15
Final: May 1
26 months GMAT or GRE** August
5-7
Boot Camp variable start dates
Full-Time MIS * November 1 1 year GMAT or GRE May 11
Boot Camp 8/14
Professional MIS Priority: April 1
Final: July 1
22 months GMAT or GRE** August
13
Boot Camp 8/14
Master of Professional Accounting (MPA) * March 1 1 year GMAT August 19
Master of Accountancy (MACC) * March 1 1 year GMAT August 19
Integrated MACC February 15
(of your junior year)
2 years GMAT August 19
MSEcon Analytics April 15 1 year GMAT or GRE July 28
Boot Camp 8/2–8/20
MAEcon January 15 1 year GRE July 30
Boot Camp 8/2–8/20
MSFinn April 15 1 year GMAT or GRE August 17
Supply Chain Mgmt. (MSSCMT) April 15 1 year GMAT or GRE August 17
Full-Time Master Business Analytics (MABA) November 1 1 year GMAT or GRE May 11
Boot Camp 8/14
Professional Master of Business Analytics (ProMABA) Priority: April 1
Final: July 1
5 semesters GMAT or GRE** August
13
Boot Camp 8/14

** Students with significant professional work experience may be eligible for a waiver.


 

PhD Programs

Program Application
Deadline
Duration
of Program
Required
Test
2021
Orientation & Boot Camp Dates
PhD Accounting * December 1 4 years GMAT July 29
Boot Camp 8/2–8/20
PhD Econ * January 15 4-5 years GRE July 29
Boot Camp 8/2–8/20
PhD Finance * December 15 4-5 years GMAT preferred
GRE also accepted
July 29
Boot Camp 8/2–8/20
PhD Information Systems * January 15 4-5 years GMAT or GRE August 18
PhD Management * December 15 4-5 years GMAT or GRE August 18
PhD Marketing * December 1 4-5 years GMAT or GRE August 18
PhD Supply Chain Management * December 15 4-5 years GMAT preferred
GRE also accepted
August 18

 


 

Graduate Certificate Programs

Program Application
Deadline
Duration
of Program
Required
Test
2021
Orientation & Boot Camp Dates
Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics July 1 9-12 months N/A August
13
Boot Camp 8/14
Graduate Certificate in ERP May 1 12 months N/A August
13
Boot Camp 8/14
Graduate Certificate in Blockchain Enterprise Systems May 1 11 months N/A August
13
Boot Camp 8/14
Graduate Certificate in Entrepreneurship Variable Variable N/A N/A

 

 Graduate Assistantship available. No separate application is required for assistantship consideration. Both domestic and international students are eligible for graduate assistantship consideration based on availability within each department.