Begin Your Graduate Journey At Anderson

Congratulations on taking the next step toward your graduate degree at the UNM Anderson School of Management. All applicants to Anderson's graduate programs must hold a bachelor's degree  with a minimum 3.0 GPA.

Application Requirements

Download a checklist to help complete your application.

Executive MBA (PDF)


Online MBA (PDF)

MS in Cybersecurity and Business Analytics (PDF)

MS in Project Management (PDF)

Master of Accounting (PDF)

Application Fees

  • Domestic applicants: $60
  • International applicants: $130


  1. Create an account with BusinessCAS.
  2. Select your program and term.
  3. Attach all the requested documents and pay the application fee.
  4. BusinessCAS will send your completed application to Anderson.
  5. Apply for funding as soon as you submit your application.
  6. Check your application status at any time by emailing
  7. You will receive notifications when your application is complete and when your decision is ready.

Application Instruction Video


International Application Deadlines

SemesterApplication DeadlinePost-Offer Materials Due
FallMay 1June 1
SpringAugust 1September 1


Domestic Application Deadlines

SemesterScholarship Best ConsiderationApplication DeadlineDecision
SummerApril 15May 1
Fall - In PersonApril 1June 1July 1
Fall - Online First HalfApril 1July 15August 1
Fall - Online Second HalfSeptember 15October 1
Spring - All ProgramsOctober 1November 1December 1
Spring - Online 2HFebruary 1March 1


Information for Active Military and Veterans

UNM was rated a Top 10 Military and Military Spouse Friendly School by Viqtory Magazine in 2022-2023. Anderson proudly offers educational benefits and resources to veterans, active military and their families to help them succeed in graduate school.

Entrance Exam Waiver

Applicants with five years of leadership experience as a military officer with rank may apply for an entrance exam waiver.

Application Fee Waiver

Active military members and veterans can apply to waive the application submission fee. The following documents are accepted as verification of military status:

  • For active duty, reserve or National Guard: copy of orders, valid military ID or memo from unit commander on official letterhead.
  • For honorably discharged, retired or disabled veterans: copy of DD214.

On-Campus Support

UNM's Veteran and Military Resource Center provides comprehensive educational benefits and resources: veterans orientation, peer advising, VetSuccess on-campus counseling, student employment opportunities and a veteran alumni chapter.