The Jesse H. Jones School of Business MBA ETS Exit Exam is designed to assess students’ ability to demonstrate knowledge of business content areas (marketing, management, finance, and managerial account) and strategic integration skills, as well as measure critical thinking ability.

Taking the Exam 

MBA students must take the exit exam during their semester of graduation. It is suggested that students review sample test questions provided below:

Click Here for MBA Sample Questions


Accessibility Accommodations

The Student Accessibility Services Office at Texas Southern University is committed to providing an accessible and supportive environment for students with disabilities. The Student Accessibility Services Office and the Jesse H. Jones School of Business work collaboratively to ensure that students are provided with appropriate accommodations to fulfill the MBA ETS Exit Exam requirement.

To request accommodations for a disability, students must visit the Disability Services website as soon as possible to register by following the 5-Step Process for Accessing Accommodations Services. Note: Approximately 4-6 weeks is required for processing upon the submission of a complete file. Students must present an accommodations letter to Dr. Zahid Iqbal, Associate Dean for Accreditation and Assessment, two-weeks prior to testing.


Is the ETS Exit Exam required for graduation?  Open
How will I be notified about the ETS Exit Exam?  Open
What testing format can I expect and how much testing time is required for the MBA ETS Exit Exam?  Open
How will the ETS Exit Exam be conducted during the COVID-19 pandemic and what should I expect on test day?  Open
Are testing aids allowed?  Open

Questions may be directed to Dr. Zahid Iqbal, Associate Dean of Accreditation and Assessment, or 713-313-7737.


Registering for the Exam

Graduating MBA students will be notified via email when registration opens. Students will complete the registration form below to sign-up for an MBA ETS Exit Exam testing date/time. Exams are administered every Fall, Spring, and Summer semester. If a student expected to complete graduation requirements earlier and has already been tested, the student does not have to register to test again.


Registration Opens: Monday, March 15, 2021

Registration Closes: Friday, April 2, 2021

Saturday, April 10, 2021 (9:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.) - Virtual Session

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 (1:30 – 5:00 p.m.) – Virtual Session

Thursday, April 15, 2021 (9:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.) – Virtual Session