M.Eng On-Campus FAQs
M.Eng. On-Campus FAQs
Do I have to take the GRE and what are the minimum scores required?Click to Open
The GRE requirement is waived for AY 2020-21.
Do I have to take the TOEFL, and what are the minimum scores required?Click to Open
As an international applicant, you must demonstrate proficiency in the English language by taking a TOEFL or IELTS exam.
The Systems Engineering program requires an overall minimum score of 105. This is addition to the minimum sub-scores for each element of the TOEFL iBT as outlined by the Graduate School:
Please visit the Graduate School website for more information.
What is the minimum IELTS score required for admission?Click to Open
Applicants must receive an overall band score of 7.5 or higher.
What are the deadlines for completing the GRE or TOEFL?Click to Open
Both have to be submitted with your application, though the GRE requirement is waived for AY 2020-21.
Can I start classes before I complete the GRE or TOEFL?Click to Open
Only if the GRE and/or TOEFL have been waived. GRE can only be waived by the Director of Graduate Studies. See next question for how to waive TOEFL.
Do I have to take the TOEFL if I received an undergraduate degree from an U.S. institution?Click to Open
Only students who have studied in full-time status for at least two academic years within the last five years in the United States, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, or New Zealand, or with English language instruction in Canada or South Africa are exempt from the TOEFL. You must submit a transcript that shows you have attended college in one of these approved locations.
What is the typical length of the program?Click to Open
One year (fall and spring semester)
When are your admission deadlines?Click to Open
May 31 for the fall semester and November 15 for the spring semester.
What are the course requirements?Click to Open
Are there any prerequisites for the program?Click to Open
Yes, you must have had at least one course in probability and statistics. If you have not met this prerequisite, it will be stated in your letter of admission.
Can you substitute a GMAT score for the GRE?Click to Open
No you cannot substitute GRE with a GMAT score.
What is the difference between your on-campus degree and the online degree?Click to Open
All students need 30 credits to graduate. Content is exactly the same for both groups (except for the two on campus modules), it’s just the delivery that is different. Online degree students can either watch lectures live, or watch them later through Blackboard or some other online streaming method.
How much is tuition?Click to Open
Visit Office of the Bursar for current on-campus tuition rates (Professional Masters Tier 1).
Is financial aid available?Click to Open
Yes, you must submit your application no later than February 1 in order to be considered for financial aid.