Application Instructions

Congratulations on taking the first step towards applying to one of our top-ranked graduate programs. Take some time to read through this page and then be sure to visit the admissions page for the specific degree program to which you intend to apply. There, you will find additional information such as contact info, application deadlines, and other program-specific information.

To start your application, you'll need to create your account in our application portal. Click the "Apply Now" button at the bottom of the page once you've reviewed this page.

Transcripts Test Scores Program-Specific Information


A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution in the United States, or proof of equivalent training at a foreign university, is required.

Applicants should scan and upload PDF copies of transcripts from the final undergraduate or graduate institution from which a degree was earned. These copies, considered unofficial transcripts, are sufficient for the application evaluation process. If offered admission, you will be required to provide official transcripts from degree-granting colleges or universities, as requested. All unofficial transcripts must be translated into English before submission. Official Transcripts must include both the facsimile signature of the registrar and the seal of the issuing institution.

Paper transcripts must be in a envelope sealed by the issuing institution and mailed to:

Graduate Business Programs
Baylor University
One Bear Place #98013
Waco, TX 76798-8013

Electronic transcripts are accepted from eScrip-SAFE, PARCHMENT, National Student Clearinghouse, and Credentials Inc. Baylor does not accept electronic transcripts sent by registrars or third-party entities in any other format. Electronic transcripts should be sent to the Business School at:

Domestic Applicants If admitted, official transcripts must be received by the first day of class. Otherwise a registration hold will prevent you from registering the following semester.

International Applicants If admitted, you must send official transcripts for each college or university from which you received a degree. The transcripts must include the title and date of the degree conferred. Official transcripts are required to verify admission, which you need before you can start the I-20 issuance process. If the language of instruction at your institution is not English, you must provide:
  • Original-language copies of all transcripts and diplomas/academic certificates; AND
  • A separate, word-for-word, English-language translation of all academic records submitted. The translation can come directly from the school or a professional, certified translator such as World Education Services (WES).

Baylor Transcripts: Official transcripts from the Baylor Registrar should be sent to Order Baylor Transcript

Test Scores

Unofficial copies of test scores are sufficient for the application review process and can be uploaded to your Application Portal. Once admitted, you will be required to have your official score report be sent to Baylor using CEEB code 6032. Before applying, please determine which tests (GRE/GMAT) are required by the specific program(s) to which you are applying.

International applicants: click here for information on TOEFL and IELTS tests (English-language proficiency).

Additional Program-Specific Information

Click on the program(s) below in which you are intersted to find more program-specific information such as admissions contact info, application deadlines, GMAT/GRE requirements, and more.

Admission to a Graduate Business Program in the Graduate School at Baylor University is conducted by a formal application process. Qualified students will be admitted regardless of race, color, national or ethnic origin, gender, age, disability or religion.

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