How to Apply
Applying to Midland University to earn a Business Certificate is easy! Learn more in the information below on each required item and how to schedule your interview.
View the Application Deadlines page to see a list of upcoming application deadlines and start dates.
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Step 1: Review Required Admissions Documents
The first step in applying to Midland University is completing the online application. You will begin by creating an account and verifying it via email.
The online application will then ask for your contact information, personal statement, details about your employment and academic history, and two references. Once you’ve submitted this information, you’ll be prompted to upload the materials described below.
Please reach out to your advisor or email email@example.com with any questions.
The personal statement helps us get to know you and understand why you are interested in furthering your education at Midland. It should address the topics below in no more than two pages.
- Describe your career goals, your progress to date in achieving those goals, and how earning an MBA or certificate from Midland University will advance your vision for your career.
- How might other Midland students benefit from your background, experiences, and values?
- How have you served communities, groups, or organizations, both past and present, and how will further education allow you to strengthen those service contributions?
Official transcripts from previous institutions can be submitted by mail to Midland University at 11213 Davenport Street, Suite 100, Omaha, NE 68154, or electronically at firstname.lastname@example.org. An official transcript is printed on security paper and includes the university seal and the registrar’s signature. Official transcripts are considered “official” only when they are issued directly to the receiving party through electronic and/or mail delivery or via the Clearinghouse or the institution’s sealed envelope.
Please reach out to your advisor or to email@example.com with any questions.
Applicants should submit a one-page business resume highlighting their employment and educational background. The employment section should include locations, titles, and dates. The education section should include dates of attendance and degrees received.
Those seeking to transfer in completed graduate-level coursework may request a transfer credit evaluation to determine which courses may transfer into the Midland MBA. All credit must have been earned in the last seven (7) years with a B (3.0) grade or higher for transfer consideration per the Midland University general transfer policy. Students are required to complete, at minimum, 60% of graduate credit through courses at Midland University.
Step 2: Schedule an Admissions Interview
Your interview with Midland admissions staff is a conversation about your interest in the program, intended to ensure that this certificate can help you reach your personal and career goals. Interviews can be scheduled outside of traditional business hours when needed as we accommodate the busy schedules of working professionals.
Interviews last roughly one hour and can be held at Midland University’s Fremont campus or Omaha location.Schedule Your Interview
To help guide potential applicants, we’ve created an index of all of the frequently asked questions that would give applicants a better idea of the admissions process.View Graduate Admissions FAQs
After acceptance into Midland University, you will need to complete the following steps to secure your place in the class.
Please note: Students will only be able to access pre-work material and the online course platform after enrollment.
Your $250 deposit secures your place, triggers your enrollment in your first courses, and is non-refundable.
You can pay your deposit online or mail a check to one of the following addresses:
11213 Davenport Street, Suite 100
Omaha, NE 68154
900 N. Clarkson St.
Fremont, NE 68025
All new graduate students will participate in an onboarding experience prior to or within the first term of entering the program. This experience is designed to help incoming students get familiar with their classmates, adjust to the social and performance aspects of graduate studies to be prepared, productive and successful in school contributions.
Onboarding is offered three times throughout the year, in August, January, and May. The onboarding experience is held at the Midland University Omaha location the weekend before classes start.