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The Graduate School of Management seeks candidates with the potential to become innovative leaders ready to make a global impact. Successful applicants have impressive records of achievement and the promise to accomplish much more.

Students with a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university who meet the minimum entrance requirements are invited to apply for the MPAc program. An undergraduate accounting degree is not required.

2019 Application Deadlines

Round Application Deadlines Decision Deadline
Round 1: 10/10/2018 11/14/2018
Round 2: 12/5/2018 1/16/2019
Round 3: 2/13/2019 4/3/2019
Round 4: 4/24/19 5/29/2019

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Admissions Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
  • Successful completion of the following three courses, or their equivalents:
    • Introduction to Financial Accounting
    • Introduction to Managerial Accounting
    • Business Law

Application Materials

  • Application – Apply Now
  • Current résumé
  • List of outside activities, awards and honors
  • Personal statement (250 words)
  • Transcripts from all institutions attended
  • Two recommendations in sealed envelopes or submitted online
  • Official GMAT or GRE test score (GMAT/GRE waiver
    for 3.2 GPA+)
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS (international applicants)
  • $125 application fee


With our commitment to the environment and sustainability, we highly encourage you to use our online application system. When submitting your application online you will still need to request all official transcripts to be sealed and mailed to the address listed below.

*Fill-able forms are not editable online, you must download the form to complete on a computer and email in.

Download 2019 MPAc Application

Mail Application Materials to:

Graduate School of Management – Admissions
Gallagher Hall, Suite 1101
University of California, Davis
One Shields Ave.
Davis, CA 95616

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