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Application Process for Hagan Graduate School of Business

We look forward to receiving your application!

When should you apply?

Iona's graduate programs operate on a rolling admission basis. But we do encourage you to submit your application a month prior to a session start if possible, to help better assure a smooth transition. Hagan classes follow a trimester schedule, which includes five registration terms: Fall (end of August), Winter, (late November); Spring (late February) and two Summer sessions. New students can enter our programs at any of these points.

What is required to submit a completed application?

  • Completed Hagan School of Business online application form or PDF application form
  • $50 application fee
  • An official transcript from each undergraduate and graduate institution attended
  • Two letters of recommendation or two completed recommendation forms
  • Satisfactory completion of the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) taken within the last five years. Please visit our FAQ's page to find out if you are required to take the exam.
  • International Students: NACES course evaluation ( as well as official TOEFL or IELTS scores.
  • Other possible requirements as specified by the Admissions Committee.
Other Important Application Information:
  1. Applicants may request an interview prior to acceptance, but an interview is not required.
  2. Applications are processed on a continuing basis and decisions on admission are made when the application file is complete.
  3. Applications are valid for one year from the day they are received. Students who do not apply in the term for which they are accepted may apply in writing for admission to a subsequent term within a one year limit.
  4. Transfer of credits from other colleges are evaluated on an individual basis.
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