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Your program begins in the summer and applications are due soon. Our admissions staff will work with you to streamline the process.

Admission Timeline
  • Review admission requirements here »
  • Attend Information Session (RSVP here »)
  • Open online application here »
  • Submit transcripts, recommendations, entrance exam results
    • Recommendation forms available on the online application site
    • Select recommenders who can speak currently and directly to your academic / professional strengths, potential to succeed in an MS program, and areas of growth. Recommenders are required to submit completed hard copy forms directly to the Graduate Business Admissions Office by the published application deadlines. Academic recommendations are acceptable to applicants with fewer than three years of professional work experience.
    • Official GMAT or GRE exam results. Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) or Graduate Record Examination (GRE) results sent directly to Santa Clara University (GMAT code BV3-WB51; GRE code 7238).
  • Schedule your admissions interview (required) by e-mailing
  • Completed Round 2 applications due March 15 (for students requiring visas) and May 1 (for students not requiring visas).



MS in Finance Class of 2015 Profile

Applicant profile

Number of applicants      132

Average age     24

Range     20 to 46

Countries represented

  • U.S. 47%
    • California
    • Texas
    • Oregon
    • Washington
  • China   31%
  • India   16%
  • Other    6%

Average GMAT Score   640

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