Online Application Requirements

To be considered for admission to the online MS in Management and Leadership (MSML) program at Pepperdine Graziadio Business School, you must submit the following:

Online Application
This includes a nonrefundable application fee of $150. In some cases, you may be eligible for an application fee waiver. You must contact an admissions counselor at Phone Number: +1-844-768-2808 or email an admissions counselor before you submit your application to be eligible for the waiver.  Access the application here.

Statement of Purpose
In your statement, outline your three most important accomplishments to date that exemplify a Best for the World Leader.

Your resume should include a summary of your academic background and professional experience.

Official Transcripts
Transcripts from all postsecondary schools you have attended are required. Transcripts may be delivered electronically to or mailed to:

Pepperdine University
Application Processing Center
PO Box 30096 012-003
College Station, TX 77842

Letters of recommendation are not required to apply to this program and no GRE or GMAT scores are required for admission.

To ensure your transcripts and associated materials are received for review, please make sure to send them directly to

Please note: To be considered an official transcript, the transcript must be sent directly from your institution(s) or through an electronic transcript vendor retained by that institution. Transcripts submitted by enrolled or prospective students are considered unofficial documents, even if they are in a sealed envelope provided to you by the issuing university.

Application Deadlines

Applications are now being accepted for the following start dates:

Application Deadlines
Classes Start Early Priority Deadline Priority Deadline Final Deadline
Monday, August 31, 2020 Friday, May 15, 2020 Friday, June 5, 2020 Friday, July 3, 2020
Monday, January 4, 2021 Friday, September 18, 2020 Friday, October 9, 2020 Friday, November 6, 2020

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