Application Process & Requirements


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Returning Applications Return to Your Application

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Readmissions Applications Re-apply for Admission

Former students seeking to resume their degree after being out one or more semesters.

Apply Process Steps

Fill out the online application form from the options above. Watch for an email confirming your application form was received.

Send official transcripts from each undergraduate institutions attended to the Graduate School at the address below.

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UA - Fayetteville graduates do not need to send in transcripts.

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  • Applicants apply through the online application form.
  • No letters of recommendation, resume, personal statement or essays are required.
  • An application is considered complete when the Graduate School has received all required materials.
  • Allow two to four weeks for admission processing.

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university (all majors are accepted).
  • A GPA of 3.0 or better on the last 60 hours of course work taken prior to receipt of the bachelor degree.
  • Applicants with a GPA between 2.50 and 2.99 on all course work will be considered and conditionally admitted.


Admission Deadlines

  • Fall 8W1: August 1
  • Fall 8W2: September 15
  • Spring 8W1: December 1
  • Spring 8W2: February 15
  • Summer 8W: May 1


Students who take a break from classes for a full semester (Fall 8W1 and 8W2 or Spring 8W1 and 8W2) must be readmitted to the program. To be readmitted, a student must submit the online application for admission, have at least a 3.0 graduate GPA, and be in good standing with the University. Transcripts sent with prior admission applications will still be on file, but please submit transcripts from any additional coursework. Only courses less than 6 years old can be used toward the MSOM degree.


The preferred method to send an official transcript is to have your university send it electronically.

Submissions can be received at

If online submissions are not feasible, official paper transcripts can be sent to:

Operations Management
Graduate School and International Education
340 N. Campus Dr, Gearhart Hall 213
1 University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR 72701

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