Philadelphia MBA Programs That Don’t Require the GMAT or GRE


Below is a list of business schools in the Philadelphia Metro that don’t require the GMAT or GRE. For a complete list of MBA programs in the Philadelphia Metro, click here.

Please note that many of these programs are executive MBA programs, which typically cater to applicants with many years of professional experience. Click on a program profile below to see if you meet the eligibility requirements for that program.

Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business


GMAT waiver requests are considered on a case-by-case basis for LeBow’s Executive MBA program.

La Salle University


Some students with a cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or better may be admitted into the first semester of the Full-Time MBA, the Part-Time MBA, the One-Year MBA and the Saturday MBA programs without taking the GMAT.

Lehigh College of Business and Economics


Applicants to Lehigh’s Full-Time and Part-Time MBA programs may apply for a waiver of the GMAT/GRE requirement if they have at least 10 years of full-time professional experience.

Haub School of Business – Saint Joseph University


The Haub School of Business has numerous programs that don’t list GMAT or GRE scores as admissions requirements. These include the One-Year Executive MBA, the 20-Month Executive MBA, the Executive Food-Marketing MBA, and finally the Executive Pharmaceutical & Healthcare Marketing MBA.

Fox School of Business – Temple University


GMAT and GRE waivers are available for Fox’s Executive MBA Program

Villanova School of Business


Villanova’s Executive MBA doesn’t require either the GRE or GMAT exams for admission.

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