MBA Students

Admission Requirements

The following are minimum requirements to apply to the Odette MBA program. Our team will evaluate each component of the application and only once all the required information has been submitted, will a decision be made.

Our team takes a holistic approach to each application.  We consider each of the following requirement indvidually in order to access a candidate and form an overall consideration on a candidates suitability for the program.

A cumulative GPA of 70% or above, calculated based on the last 2 years of full time studies of your qualifying degree.

Students of various undergraduate backgrounds (Science, Nursing, Engineering etc.) are welcomed and encouraged into the program.  Having a diverse academic background of students provides a unique perspective both in class and with corporate partnership opportunities.


A GMAT is generally required but can be waived in some circumstances.

Applicants whose native language is not English must achieve a satisfactory score on one of the following tests.

The letter of intent (1-2 Pages) will outline the following;  

  • Why you want to complete an MBA
  • Your skills, knowledge and past experiences
  • Your career goals and aspirations and how an MBA could help
  • Why you would be a good MBA Candidate

An updated resume, showing your past work experience, education etc.

No prior work experience is required but all applicants must submit an updated resume and letter of intent.

One letter of reference.  The letter of reference can be either academic or professional.

Qualifying interview with the Program Administrator and/or Director of MBA.

For students that are out of town, a phone or virtual interview will be provided.