Graduate Admissions

Western Michigan University's online graduate application system allows all students (domestic, international and readmission) to submit required information into one system. General application information for the University, as well as specific requirements for individual programs, are captured into this system. 

Apply to the M.S.A. Program

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Admissions decisions

To be eligible for admission to the Master of Science in Accountancy program, an applicant must have earned:

  • A total score of at least 1,100, which is the sum of the GMAT score and 200 times the GPA for the last 60 hours in an accredited undergraduate degree program.
  • A minimum GMAT score of 480.
  • A minimum GPA of 2.75 for the last 60 hours in an accredited undergraduate degree program.

Note: If you are a Western Michigan University accountancy major with an average grade point of 3.0 or higher in five of the following eight courses (or equivalents), you are not required to take the GMAT: ACTY 3100, 3110, 3130, 3220, 3240, 4160 and two of the electives (4110, 4140, 4220 and 4240).

International students admission requirements

In addition to the admission requirements above, you must provide evidence of English language proficiency. 

English Language Proficiency Requirements