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MBA Program Selected as Top Pick for State of Missouri

MBA Program Selected as Top Pick for State of Missouri

Lindenwood University was recently named “Best Business School With Reasonable MBA Program GMAT Waiver Policies” for the state of Missouri for the 2019-2020 academic year by

Lindenwood University‘s Robert W. Plaster School of Business and Entrepreneurship, among other business programs across the country that do not require an entrance exam, were chosen as top picks for MBA programs based upon a multitude of factors, such as their accreditation, quality instructors, and cutting edge curriculum, according to the site. The program is also recognized for specializing in business knowledge, as well as preparing their students with practical, real-world experience.

Lindenwood is one of many universities that have adopted the practice of choosing their perspective students by reviewing them as a whole and not just basing the decision off of how well they perform on standardized tests. The absence of a GMAT requirement does not mean that program has lower standards, however. has recognized this and put together a list based upon the strengths of the program and what they have to offer. 

"This recognition affords us the opportunity to reiterate our policy of looking at the whole person, not just at a specific test or scoring threshold," said Mike Marzano, associate professor of Lindenwood’s Plaster School of Business and Entrepreneurship. "Significant factors include the applicant’s career progression, extracurricular experiences/responsibilities, and undergraduate GPA. Once admitted, students need to sustain a 3.0 or better GPA. So our academic expectations our high and students are made aware of this, during their interview for admission." 

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Lindenwood University
209 S. Kingshighway
St. Charles, MO 63301