Frequently Asked Questions


What do I need to apply?

All requirements for application can be found on our application checklist.

Do I have to take the GMAT or GRE?

The GMAT/GRE entry exams have been waived for the Class of 2023.

I received a degree from UNM – do I have to send those transcripts?

No, we can pull your transcripts from UNM using your UNM Banner ID.

Do I have to submit everything all at once?

No, you can submit pieces as you have them completed.  Everything must be submitted by Friday, April 15.

What if I miss the deadline?

We will be happy to review your application for the next cohort.


Is this program approved by the Public Education Department to sit for the administrative license?

Yes, this program has provisional approval for the first two cohorts of students that meet the requirements set out by the New Mexico Public Education Department.

What are the requirements to sit for the exam?

Please visit the New Mexico Public Education Department's website for more information on licensure requirements.

What PED licenses do I qualify for after completing the program?

Educational Administrative License and the School Business Official License per the requirements set out by NMPED.


NOW Accepting Applications for the Class of 2023

Early Bird Date:
January 22, 2021

Best Consideration Date:
April 2, 2021

Program Start:
June 4, 2021


View the criteria to apply for admission to the MBA for Professionals in Education program.