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University of the Pacific — Eberhardt School of Business

Program Type:
Master's International
Eberhardt School of Business
Degrees Awarded:
Business Administration (MBA)
Admissions Deadlines:

Fall/March 1, though it is recommended that students applying for financial aid submit their application by February 1

Admissions Cycle:


Program Start:
Program Founded:
March, 1997


MI students can apply their Peace Corps service towards the completion of the degree program's internship requirement. Students are forgiven 1/3 of their tuition costs through a graduate assistantship for studies completed after returning from Peace Corps service. Other financial aid is awarded on a competitive merit-basis.


The Eberhardt School of Business offers a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree in conjunction with the Peace Corps. The program is designed to prepare students for their service as Business Development Volunteers. Peace Corps service fulfills the internship requirement for the degree program. The university offers both a standard MBA curriculum and an accelerated MBA curriculum. The standard curriculum requires 54 semester units, while the accelerated curriculum requires students to complete a minimum of 60 semester units for the degree. Students spend either one or two semesters on campus before Peace Corps service and return for a final semester to complete their course work upon completion of service.



  • Bachelor's degree in any field
  • GMAT scores
  • Applications are considered on the basis of GPA and work experience (where applicable)


For inquiries about Master's International, call 855.855.1961 x1812.

Program Contacts

If you have questions, please contact:
Dr. Cynthia Eakin
Associate Dean/Assoc. Director

Eberhardt School of Business
Stockton, California 95211
(209) 946-3913

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