Sep 28, 2023  
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog [Not Current Academic Year. Consult with Your Academic Advisor for Your Catalog Year]

Admission Requirements: Cullen College of Engineering

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In general, applicants seeking admission to graduate study into a Master’s, PhD, or certificate program in one of the major disciplines, must have a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from an accredited program or from a related program in Science or Mathematics from an accredited program.  A grade point average of 3.0/4.0 and officially-reported scores from the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is required for unconditional admission.  For specific requirements, consult the individual department or interdisciplinary program.

To apply for admission to an Engineering graduate programs, the prospective student must complete the application process as described on the Graduate School admissions website, including completed online application, application fee payment, and document submission.

  • Note: Application fees are non-refundable.  Letters of recommendation should be from professors or employment supervisors on company stationery or on forms provided by the department of your intended program of study, with at least one recommendation coming from a former professor.

Application files must be complete before applicants can be admitted to a graduate program.

The admission requirements for international students include the above criteria and additional items, as described on the Graduate School international applicants website

Conditional Admissions

Under certain circumstances a student may be admitted conditionally. The conditions will be specified on the admissions letter. It will be a student’s responsibility to make sure those conditions are satisfied by the stipulated time period.