Admissions Process

Admission to the Global Luxury and Management program requires the completion of our online application, which is described in detail below. We invite you to attend in information session to learn more.

Application Deadlines

  • Early Action Deadline: November 19, 2018
  • Fellowship Priority Deadline*: January 14, 2019
  • Final Fellowship Deadline*: March 4, 2019
  • International Student Deadline: April 22, 2019
  • Final Deadline: June 3, 2019

* Fellowships are granted through the Graduate School. You must apply early to meet these fellowship deadlines and qualify for fellowship nominations.

NC State University Applicants

A complete application for NC State consists of the following:

  • Online Application Form
  • North Carolina Residency Form. If you wish to claim North Carolina residency for tuition purposes.
  • Application Fee $75 for U.S. citizens and Permanent Residents / $85 USD for non-resident aliens and international student applicants (NONREFUNDABLE; no application fee waivers)
  • Personal Statement: 2-3 pages
  • Unofficial transcripts (official upon acceptance) from each college/university attended. It is not necessary to request NC State transcripts. International students whose undergraduate transcripts are in a language other than English are required to provide an official English translation through World Education Services.
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation. Recommendations can be submitted online through the Graduate School application system, or filled out by your recommender and sent directly to the program Office.
  • Resume. Submit your resume by uploading it through the Graduate School application system.
  • TOEFL or IELTS scores (international applicants only). International applicants who did not complete their undergraduate work in the United States are required to take the TOEFL or IELTS. Citizens of approved countries are exempt. International students who have completed one full year of full-time study in the United States or other approved countries are not required to submit TOEFL or IELTS scores. A minimum score of 18 per section for TOEFL and 6.5 per section for IELTS is required for admission.
  • If mailing transcripts, send to:
    The Graduate School
    North Carolina State University
    1020 Main Campus Drive, room 2300A
    Campus Box 7102
    Raleigh, NC 27695-7102
  • If mailing items other than transcripts, send to:
    Global Luxury and Management Program
    Jenkins Graduate School of Management
    North Carolina State University
    Campus Box 7229
    Raleigh, NC 27695-7229
    ncstateglam@ncsu.edu

Interviews

Once you submit your application, a member of the admissions committee will contact qualified applications to schedule an interview. Interviews are a required component for admission into the program.

GMAT or GRE

We do not require a GMAT or GRE test score to be submitted for admission into the program. If you would like to submit GMAT or GRE scores should be sent to:

GMAT: North Carolina State University, Master of Management, GMAT Code: D6L-Q0-48

GRE:  North Carolina State University, GRE Code: 5496