Kathy Taylor, Dean
The graduate programs of the Collins College of Business educate skilled and inspired business leaders. Our emphasis on practical application and professional depth has helped our graduates become leaders in their professions, organizations, and communities. Today, as business evolves under the forces of globalization and technology, we are keeping pace with a variety of degree programs that prepare students for success. We emphasize leadership, academic rigor, practical problem solving, hands-on experience, and teamwork. We have tailored graduate business degree programs to support full-time and part-time enrollment - all while maintaining the highest standards of excellence.
Mission and Vision
Our Mission: We cultivate the next generation of business leaders.
Our Vision: We are an internationally respected business college whose graduates step into the workforce day one ready to lead.
The University of Tulsa Collins College of Business is an accredited member of AACSB International-The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. AACSB provides internationally recognized, specialized accreditation for business and accounting programs at the bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral level. The AACSB Accreditation Standards challenge post-secondary educators to pursue excellence and continuous improvement throughout their business programs. AACSB Accreditation is known, worldwide, as the longest standing, most recognized form of specialized/professional accreditation an institution and its business programs can earn.
The Master of Energy Business program is accredited by the American Association of Professional Landmen (AAPL).
Graduate Academic Programs
The Graduate School of The University of Tulsa, through the Collins College of Business, offers the following graduate programs: Master of Accountancy , Master of Business Administration (Full-Time) , Master of Business Administration (Part-Time) , Master of Business Administration - Energy Business Track , Master of Energy Business , Master of Science in Business Analytics .
Requirements for admission to the Graduate School, including English language proficiency, may be found in the Admission section of this Bulletin.
The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is required of all applicants to graduate business degree programs. Applicants can choose to submit current scores from the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) in place of the GMAT. Applicants may apply for a waiver if any of the following apply:
- Applicants with an accredited graduate degree are exempt from the GMAT.
- Applicants with an undergraduate degree from The University of Tulsa with an overall GPA of 3.5 or above are exempt from the GMAT.
- Applicants with at least three years of professional work experience may apply to be considered for a GMAT waiver.
The GMAT requirement for all M.B.A. programs (online, on-campus, and part-time) is waived from June 2020 through May 2023.
Some graduate business programs have additional requirements for admission. See specific program pages.