Admission Requirements

Deep Learning. Broad Application.

The Global Executive MBA (GEMBA) program is designed for people with an interest in global social responsibility while earning their MBA. Participants are selected on the basis of their academic and managerial accomplishments, and applications are reviewed individually on the basis of well-defined criteria. The application process involves a careful examination of each applicant's work experience, academic background, professional and educational goals, and the potential for achieving leadership positions.

Professional work experience:

  • Early career to senior professional with solid time management skills.

Academic preparation:

  • A bachelor’s degree in any academic field from a regionally-accredited institution.
  • The Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT) is required. The GMAT may be waived if an applicant has 5+ years of work experience and a bachelor's degree from an accredited school.

Required Documentation:

  • Online Application 
  • Personal Statement
  • Official transcripts of colleges or universities with a degree conferred (electronic preferred)
  • A resume of relevant business experience
  • Two letters of recommendation from individuals who can discuss the applicant's professional experience
  • $50 Application Fee

International Applicants:

Please mail all hard copy application materials to:

Saint Mary’s College of California
Office of Admissions
1928 Saint Mary's Road
PMB 4800
Moraga, CA 94575

Send documentation directly to Graduate Business at Note that we do require official TOEFL test scores and transcripts to be mailed to our office.