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All graduate business courses are now offered in 7-week sessions, giving you more options to get started in our programs all year round! Click on the application for your start term of interest to apply now:  

Academic Year 2021

Start Term: Classes Begin: Apply for 2021 Now:
Fall 2021 - Session II October 25, 2021

2021 Application 

Academic Year 2022

Start Term:

Classes Begin: Apply for 2022 Now:
Spring 2022 - Session I January 2022 2022 Application 
Spring 2022 - Session II March 2022  
Summer 2022 - Session I May 2022  
Summer 2022 - Session II June 2022  
Fall 2022 - Session I September 2022  
Fall 2022 - Session II October 2022  

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Admission requirements:

  • A completed graduate application form, including a $55 non-refundable application fee
  • A 250-500 word essay discussing your goals and objectives for pursuing admission to the degree program to which you are applying
  • Official transcripts from all previous colleges attended or official NACES course-by- course evaluation of any foreign transcripts
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation
  • Professional Resume or CV
  • Official documentation of English Language Proficiency (TOEFL/IELTS) or waiver if applicable
  • Applicants must demonstrate preparedness for graduate business coursework by fulfilling one (1) of the following:
    • Submission of official GMAT scores of 560 or higher; OR
    • Completion of a bachelor’s degree in a business major with minimum GPA of 3.0; OR
    • Students who do not meet A nor B may still be considered for admission but will be required to take BUSI 599 Graduate Business Essentials course in the first semester and must attain a grade of B or better to continue on in the program.

*Note: NJCU does not evaluate international transcripts. In lieu of a transcript, applicants with a non-U.S. degree need to submit a course-by-course evaluation from a NACES Accredited Member that includes U.S. bachelor’s degree equivalency information for their coursework.

Application Deadlines*:

Domestic Applicants:
Term Deadline
Spring Rolling
Summer Rolling
Fall  Rolling
International Applicants:
Term Deadline
Spring November 1
Summer April 1
Fall  May 1

*Deadlines are subject to change. Deadline extensions may be granted on a case by case. Please contact Graduate Admissions for more information 


We encourage you to contact graduate admissions with questions about our graduate programs, to get answers to your graduate application questions, or to schedule a visit to NJCU.

Hepburn Hall, Room 206
Phone: (201) 200-3409
Fax: (201) 200-2044