Widener Online Undergraduate and Graduate Program Admission Requirements

Online MBA Program Admissions Requirements

Take the next step in accelerating your career

To be eligible for admission to the online MBA program, you’ll need the following:

Prior degreeBachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited university
Minimum undergraduate GPA2.7
GMAT score450*
Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)80 or higher**

*The GMAT requirement may be waived for students with five years of relevant work experience, a master’s degree from an accredited U.S. institution, or an undergraduate GPA of 3.3 or higher.
**For international students only

Online Dual MJ/MBA Admission Requirements

If you’re looking to apply for the Master of Jurisprudence/Master of Business Administration dual degree, you’ll need a bachelor’s degree with a minimum 3.0 GPA.

Students in the dual degree program have a conditional GMAT waiver. You will be expected to maintain sufficient academic progress in the MJ portion of the dual degree. In the event that sufficient progress is not made in the MJ portion, you’ll be required to take the GMAT and earn a 450 or higher to continue in the MBA program.

Application Checklist

To complete the application process, you’ll need to prepare the following items:

  • Completed application form
  • Statement of purpose: a brief summary of why you want to enroll
  • Résumé
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Official college transcripts from each school you’ve attended

Online MSW Program Admissions Requirements

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To be eligible for admission to the online MSW program, you’ll need the following:

Prior degreeBachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited university. A CSWE accredited BSW within the last 6 years is required for those applying to the Advanced Standing option
Minimum undergraduate GPA3.0; for Advanced Standing applicants, you must also show a 3.3 min. GPA in your major courses.
Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)95 or higher*

*For international students only

Hybrid Dual MSW/MEd Admission Requirements

If you’re looking to apply for the hybrid Master of Social Work/Master of Education, Human Sexuality dual degree, you’ll need a bachelor’s degree with a minimum 3.0 GPA.

In addition to the below checklist, you will also be required to have a phone interview with the director of the program.

Application Checklist

To complete the application process, you’ll need to prepare the following items:

  • Completed application form
  • Statement of purpose: a 4-6 page paper including your personal background, career objectives and personal evaluation
  • Résumé
  • Two letters of recommendation; for Advanced Standing applicants, one must be from a BSW field instructor or field director
  • Official college transcripts from each school you’ve attended

Online RN-to-BSN Program Admissions Requirements

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To be eligible for admission to the online RN-to-BSN program, you’ll need the following:

Prior degreeAssociate degree or RN diploma from a regionally accredited university
LicensureRegistered Nurse
Minimum undergraduate GPA2.0
Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)95 or higher*

*For international students only

Application Checklist

To complete the application process, you’ll need to prepare:

  • Completed application form
  • Résumé
  • Official college transcripts from each school you’ve attended
  • Credit evaluation with a Program Manager

If you have any questions about the application process, a Program Manager is available at 1-844-386-7321.