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The Broad College admission process detailed below is available to current MSU students only. Prospective MSU freshman and transfer students must apply through the MSU Office of Admissions.

Enrollment in the Broad College of Business is limited, and admission to the Broad College is competitive. All applicants must comply with the Broad Policy Statement for undergraduate students. Admission is a two-step process: students must apply first to the Broad College, then to their intended Major.

Fall 2017 Application (click here to apply)

Fall 2017 Application Dates/Deadlines

  • Application Period: September 13, 2017-November 15, 2017
  • Case Study Registration: September 13-October 19, 2017 (register early, seats fill quickly)
  • Case Study: October 20, 2017 (contact by October 10 if you have an academic course or varsity/club athletic conflict with this date; a make-up option will be approved on a case-by-case basis) If the Case Study is full, continue to check for open seats until October 20. Students with active applications as of 11:59pm October 19 will be contacted after October 20 to arrange a make-up Case Study if the October 20 sessions are full.
  • Experiential Profile & Application to Major Deadline: 11:59pm November 15, 2017
  • Transfer Course Documentation Deadline: 1:00pm December 20, 2017 (submit documentation to
  • Admission Decision Notifications: December 22, 2017 after 5:00pm (sent via Registrar’s Office Confidential Message)

Admission Information Sessions

Information sessions are intended for current MSU students applying for admission to the Broad College of Business or a Broad Major this semester.  All applicants are strongly encouraged to attend. Topics addressed include: Broad College/Major application process, academic and non-academic admission factors, resources for completing the Experiential Profile, Case Study tips, and explanation of the admission decision process.

Choose the session that fits your application process and schedule. No pre-registration is required. Bring your Spartan ID Card.

Admission Criteria

Admission decisions are based on a hybrid model that considers academic and non-academic factors.

Transfer Admission Information

Information for students at other institutions who wish to transfer to MSU and earn a degree from the Broad College.

Admission Decision Appeals

The Summer 2017 decision appeal period has passed (the deadline was 5:00pm Tuesday, September 5, 2017). If you have a legitimate reason that you missed the appeal deadline, please contact


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