How to Apply

For admission consideration, prospective MACC and MBA students submit the following items before the application deadlines listed below:

  • an admission application with a $50.00 non-refundable application fee.  Visit Belmont's Admissions site to apply online.
  • one copy of official transcripts for ALL colleges and/or universities attended, even those from which transfer credits were received plus an official transcript showing a degree conferred.  Transcripts must arrive in a sealed and stamped envelope to the address below or ordered online (Parchment or National Student Clearninghouse)  If requesting an electronic transcript, email to  Current and former Belmont students, click here for information on ordering transcripts online.  Opened "issued to student" copies will not be considered official.
Belmont University
Office of Graduate Admissions
1900 Belmont Blvd
Nashville, TN  37212
  • an official GMAT score.    The testing center will provide an unofficial copy of a score report. Email the unofficial results to  An unofficial score report can be used for interviewing purposes.  A GRE score can be substituted if the test was taken within the last five years.  The overall score must be the GMAT equivalent of 450.  Visit the official GRE site to access a GRE/GMAT conversion tool.  NOTE: ELIGIBLE APPLICANTS MAY QUALIFY FOR A TEST WAIVER or the Executive Assessment. Visit the GMAT/GRE Waiver site to see if you qualify. 
  • two business or academic related recommendations.
  • a one page essay The essay should include how an MBA or MACC will help you achieve your professional and personal goals. An essay text field is located in the electronic application. 
  • a current resume PMBA applicants are required to have at least two years of full-time work experience. Although work experience is not a requirement for AMBA and MACC applicants, the university still requires a resume as part of the application. Include any part - time experience, internships, and participation in clubs or organizations. Prospective students interested in applying to the HCMBA must have healthcare industry - related experience.

International applicants, please visit Belmont's International Admission site for application deadlines and other requirements. Please disregard information related to the undergraduate application and submitting ACT/SAT scores.


MACC and PMBA Application Deadlines

Priority Deadline - November 1st
Final Deadline - December 1st

Priority Deadline - April 1st * see note below for SAI, SBI applicants
Final Deadline - May 1st

Priority Deadline - July 1st
Final Deadline - August 3rd

Summer Accounting and Business Institute Deadlines (MACC, AMBA, HCMBA, PMBA applicants) - Summer Only

Priority Deadline - April 1st
Final Deadline- May 1st (Students who enroll after May 1st will not have access to online course materials the first week of class.)

AMBA Enrollment Deadlines - Fall Only


Priority Deadline - March 1st
Final Deadline - May 15th

HCMBA Enrollment Deadlines - Fall Only

Priority Deadline - July 1st
Final Deadline - August 3rd

Applicants who are enrolled before the Priority Deadline have the option to pre- register for graduate courses.  Applicants who enroll after the Final Application Deadline register for graduate classes when regular registration opens. 


A Note to AMBA and HCMBA applicants: enrollment is fall only, unless the Summer Business Institute (SBI) is required.  A limited number of spaces are available for each incoming class.  AMBA and HCMBA applicants, who meet GPA and GMAT requirements, are interviewed by AMBA and HCMBA program directors upon receipt of a complete file. Applicants submitting materials by the final deadline may be wait - listed. 

A Note to MACC and MBA applicants who require the SAI or SBI: the first day of class for the SAI and the SBI is typically the third Saturday in May.  Applicants who require the SAI or SBI should be enrolled before the summer priority deadline to avoid late registration and a delay in access to online course materials.