Our admissions requirements are more than the prerequisites you need to enter our program; they also ensure that your peers are of similar caliber so you can make the most of your time with us.

  • Bachelor’s degree with an acceptable grade point average from a regionally accredited institution or equivalent from an international college or university.
  • Minimum of two years of professional work experience.
  • Completed Pepperdine University application form, including a resume, and payment of the nonrefundable $150 application fee.
  • Personal statement, which should outline your academic, personal, and professional achievements in a one-page essay.
  • Qualified candidates are eligible to be considered for a GMAT waiver.
  • Official transcripts from the applicant’s bachelor’s degree (must be received from the undergraduate university). Transcripts must be submitted from all institutions attended.


Online Master of Business Administration (2017-2018) Tuition and Fees:

  • Estimated Tuition: $89,180
  • Per Term: $6,860 – $13,720 (4-8 credits)
  • Credit Hour: $1,715

Additional Fees:

  • Application Fee: $75
  • Books & Supplies: Approximately $500 per trimester (prices may vary)
  • Administrative Fees: None
  • Travel (Residency): Students will be responsible for travel to and from campus, as well as room and board. Students should expect costs between $1,000 – $2,000 (based on proximity to Malibu, CA)