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The Master of Science in Marketing Program will begin accepting applications for the Class of 2020 on August 1, 2018.

Admission is only available for summer enrollment. All students begin in July, and complete the program the following May. Expected start date for the Class of 2020 is summer 2019. 

Qualified applicants should meet the following criteria:

  • An undergraduate degree from an accredited institution
  • Mathematical aptitude and demonstrated ability to handle quantitative material
  • Strong communication skills and motivation
A completed application consists of the following:

  • All sections within online application filled to entirety
  • Official transcripts uploaded in PDF format
  • GRE or GMAT scores (GMAT code for MSM: 396-44-93)
  • TOEFL or IELTS score for all international applicants
  • Personal essays
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Resume
Additionally, if the admissions committee requires further information about a candidate, an interview may be required. Visit our application process page for in-depth information on completing your MS Marketing application. Applicants have the opportunity to apply to more than one Master of Science Program for a single application fee. You will be able to indicate your interest in multiple programs within any of the Master of Science Program applications.

Application Deadlines

Applications for the Class of 2020 open August 1, 2018. ​​Please see application deadlines below:

Early Deadline: October 1, 2018
First Deadline: December 3, 2018
Second Deadline: January 28, 2019 (Final deadline for international applicants) 
Third Deadline: March 25, 2019
Final Deadline: May 6, 2019

Courses for the Class of 2020 begin in the summer of 2019. By submitting your Early Decision Deadline Application, you will receive a decision regarding your application in mid-November. 

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Tuition and Financial Aid

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Program Costs

Class of 2020 Program Costs

Texas Resident Tuition and Fees: $43,000

Non-Resident Tuition and Fees: $48,000

Please visit our Tuition & Financial Aid page for a breakdown of program specific costs.


All applications will be evaluated for any merit-based assistance that is available. A separate application is not necessary. Please visit our Tuition & Financial Aid page to learn more about scholarships, loans, and other available financing options.


Domestics students are eligible to apply for most loans through the Office of Student Financial Services. For federal and state assistance, students will need to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The priority deadline for financial aid applications is March 15. We do not offer academic employment or full tuition waivers to our students.

International Students are not eligible for federal loans and should be prepared to fund expenses with their own resources.

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