Admission Process

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (2-year degree completion program) Admission criteria:

 

This is a new program that Virscend University plans to start in the fall of 2021. This program is designed for students with an Associate Degree that are looking to receive a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration. Please read the information below and contact The Admissions Department for further information at (909) 502-6252 or email admission@virscend.com.

 

  • An entering student must have earned an Associate Degree from an accredited institution in the United States or Canada; or an institution outside the United States or Canada and in addition provides a comprehensive evaluation of the degree performed by a foreign credential evaluation service that is a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES).

  • Students must have been awarded an Associate degree or have completed a minimum of 60 units of lower division coursework with a GPA of 2.5 or higher.

  • Students must pay all applicable fees, as per the current published fee schedule at the time of the signing or entering into an enrollment contract or make other arrangements acceptable to the school.

  • This institution does not award credit for satisfactory completion of CLEP or other comparable examinations. This institution does not award credit for experiential learning.

  • This institution does not accept Ability to Benefit (ATB) students.

  • This institution has articulation agreements with domestic and international universities

 

2.1.1 BS Admissions Process

Virscend University accepts admissions year-round. Admissions decisions are made by the Admissions Committee which consists of the Director of Admissions, faculty and staff.

Submission Instruction (Bachelor of Science Application)

  1. Fill out the application form online https://virscend.com/apply-for-vu/

  2. Upload all needed document

  3. Pay for the application fee (nonrefundable)

 

2.1.2 BS Admission Submission Instruction

  • Complete personal essay answering one of the following prompts:

    • Describe a time you encountered a problem and resolved it and explain its significance to you.

    • Describe a problem that you would like to resolve and explain how you would resolve it and why it is of significance to you.

  • Official transcripts from all colleges attended (Unofficial Transcripts accepted during application process)

  • Pending BPPE Approval: If applying for the online program, please also include your completed Information Competency Assessment, which is available on our website with all admission forms. 

https://virscend.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Information-Competency-Assessment.pdf

 

*Please note that the Bachelor of Science program only accepts transfer students who are at the Junior level of college or higher.

  • TOEFL/IELTS Score: minimum of 500 pb or 61 ib or 6.0 (IELTS) (ONLY for students with an international degree)

 

2.2 Master of Business Administration (MBA) Admission Criteria:

  • Student must have earned a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution in the United States or Canada; or an institution outside the United States or Canada and in addition provides a comprehensive evaluation of the degree performed by a foreign credential evaluation service that is a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES).

  • Students must have been awarded a bachelor’s degree with a grade of 2.7 or higher. Students with a grade lower than 2.7 must demonstrate additional qualifications such as extensive work experience in related fields, or special awards.

  • Students must pay all applicable fees, as per the current published fee scheduled at the time of the signing or entering into an enrollment contract or make other arrangements acceptable to the school.

  • This institution does not award credit for satisfactory completion of CLEP or other comparable examinations. This institution does not award credit for experiential learning.

  • This institution has articulation agreements with domestic and international universities.

 

2.2.1 MBA Admission Process

Virscend University accepts admissions year-round. Students must enroll in the fall semester and take all of the courses (three in fall, three in spring, four in summer) to complete the MBA program in one year. Admissions decisions are made by the Admissions Committee which consists of the Director of Admissions, faculty and staff.

Submission Instruction (Master of Business Admission Application)

  1. Fill out the application form online https://virscend.com/apply-for-vu/

  2. Upload all necessary documents

  3. Pay for the application fee (nonrefundable)

 

2.2.2 MBA Submission Instruction

  • Complete personal essay answering one of the following prompts:

    • Describe a time you encountered a problem and resolved it and explain its significance to you.

    • Describe a problem that you would like to resolve and explain how you would resolve it and why it is of significance to you.

  • Official transcripts from all colleges attended (Unofficial Transcripts accepted during application process)

  • Pending BPPE Approval: If applying for the online program, please also include your completed Information Competency Assessment , which is available on our website with all admission forms.

https://virscend.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Information-Competency-Assessment.pdf

  • GMAT or GRE SCORE (Optional)

  • Two (2) letters of recommendation from school or work (Optional)

  • TOEFL/IELTS Score: minimum of 525 pb or 71 ib or 6.5 (IELTS) (ONLY for students with an international degree)

 

2.3. Application Decision

Once the application has been processed (for either BS or MBA applicants), those candidates who meet the initial requirements will be invited to an on-campus/virtual interview. After the interviews have been completed, the selection process will begin, and acceptance/rejection letters will be made thereafter.

 

2.4. Scholarship Policy

  1. Virscend University offers three types of scholarships for qualified students

  2. Scholarship application must be submitted with program application

  3. Type of scholarships

    1. Presidential scholarship (only applicable to domestic students)

      1. All tuition is waived for 6 consecutive semesters, after which you must reapply for your scholarship.

      2. Scholarship receivers must maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher to continue receiving the scholarship

      3. Your bachelor’s GPA must be at least 3.25 from an accredited university to apply. 

    2. Academic Scholarship

      1. 75% tuition waived for 6 consecutive semesters, after which you must reapply for your scholarship.

      2. Scholarship receivers must maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.25 or higher to continue receiving the scholarship

      3. Your bachelor’s GPA must be at least 2.25 from an accredited university to apply. 

    3. Professional Scholarship

      1. 50% tuition waiver within 6 consecutive semesters, after which you must reapply for your scholarship. 

      2. Scholarship receivers must maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00  or higher to continue receiving the scholarship

  4. Scholarship cannot be carried over after leave of absence,  unless necessary courses are not available. You must reapply for the scholarship upon return.

  5. Full scholarships are not available to students that drop below the minimum GPA that was stipulated in the Scholarship Agreement (3.0 for BS, 3.5 for MBA). If an extenuating circumstance affects a students performance, the student may petition to maintain their scholarship status utilizing the “Scholarship Petition” form online.