Master of Business Administration

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Drake’s Pre-M.B.A. is a great option when you want to spend a little more time preparing for the GRE or GMAT prior to applying for the M.B.A. program.

The Pre-M.B.A. application requires the following:

Pre-M.B.A. students are allowed to complete the following M.B.A. core courses:

  • MBA 240: Corporate Governance and Ethics
  • MBA 245: Leading with Data
  • MBA 242: Financial Reporting and Analysis

If you choose to apply for the M.B.A. program, you’ll need to complete the full admission requirements. If you are admitted into the M.B.A., all successfully completed Pre-M.B.A. courses will transfer to your program.    

Learn more about the Drake Master of Business Administration program. Plan to attend an information sessiondiscuss your educational goals with CBPA staff, or apply now.


July 8, 2018
Robert D. Ray, BN'52, LW'54, died on July 8. Governor Ray proudly served as Iowa’s 38th governor and, later in his career, as the 11th president of Drake University, from April 1998 to May 1999.