Online MBA. Real-world Results.

Earn Your Bauer MBA Online

At Bauer, we are pleased to announce the launch of our fully Online MBA. We understand going back to school is a big decision and our admissions team is here to help.

The world is moving online. Why can't your MBA?

The Online MBA from the C. T. Bauer College of Business is a fully online experience that delivers the exceptional convenience of attending class from wherever you are alongside the unparalleled academic quality that Bauer is known for providing.

What sets the Bauer MBA Online apart?

Our expert faculty will teach you the fundamentals of an elite MBA program, while leading you beyond the classroom to dive into practice on the front lines of business, management, and investing.

And by studying at Bauer, you'll instantly be plugged into a strong and engaged alumni network in a thriving city rich with business opportunities. Whether you want to work in Texas or spread your wings farther afield, you'll have the skills, experience, and connections to thrive in the path you set for yourself.

And it all happens online, which means you get all the flexibility, and compromise none of the experience.


Application Deadlines

Fall 2024

Early Scholarship Deadline
Priority Scholarship & International Application Deadline
Final Domestic Application Deadline

Student Profile

What makes a Bauer MBA student?

Average GMAT
Average Years of Professional Experience
32% F   68% M
32% Female
68% Male
Gender Breakdown
Average Age
Average Undergrad GPA

Data reflects entering classes of Fall 2021

Admissions Requirements


To be eligible for the Bauer MBA, you need a four-year undergraduate degree (or international equivalent) from an accredited institution.


You also need to take the GMAT or GRE, though you can apply for a GMAT/GRE waiver.


Post-bachelor’s professional work experience is strongly preferred.

The Admissions Process

  1. Click the “Apply Now” button, and fill out the entire online application. apply now
  2. Pay the application fee – $50 for domestic students and $80 for international students. Application fees are waived for military veterans.

Send in Required Documentation

  1. Follow the directions on this page under the section "Requirements."
  2. You'll need official transcripts, letters of recommendation, a goal statement, GMAT/GRE scores, a résumé and international students will need other documents, too, that you will be directed to complete.

Follow Application Status

  1. You will receive a welcome email 24-48 hours after applying.
  2. If notified of missing items, submit promptly.
  3. Expect an update on your status 2-3 weeks after applying. Applicants selected to continue the process will be invited to interview.

UH Extend

Part of the UH Extend Programs

The University of Houston refers to the new Bauer Online Programs as "UH Extend" programs. Be sure to select the "UH Extend" option for the program you are interested in when using the online application form.