Pepperdine University (Graziadio)


For Fall Entry

Round 1

Deadline: November 1

Round 2

Deadline: January 1

Round 3

Deadline: March 1 (International Student Deadline)

Round 4

Deadline: May 1


Three separate essays (not more than one page/ using a typed, double-spaced format)

1. Describe your qualifications for acceptance to the MBA program. Be sure to address your leadership potential,

creative abilities, and motivational aptitude.

2. Describe your three most important accomplishments to date. You may address civic service, community service, and

volunteer work, if applicable, as well as work-related endeavors.

3. Address your career goals for the next three to five years, discussing how an MBA from Pepperdine's Graziadio School

will assist you in accomplishing them.


Two letters of recommendation



Office of Admission

Fully Employed MBA Program

Pepperdine University

Graziadio School of Business and Management

6100 Center Drive, Suite 400

Los Angeles, CA 90045

Telephone: (888) 339-0109

Web site:

Electronic application: