Prospective Students

Prospective undergraduate (BSGE) Students

For program description, please go to ‘Accdemic program’ -> BSGE.

Admission application and requirement

Cost of Attendance

Scholarship opportunity

Other information for future SJSU students 

Prospective graduate (MSE) Students 

For program description, please go to ‘Accdemic program’ -> MSE.

General Admission information such as requirement and deadline can be found on the link.

MSE Admission Requirements

Other than meeting the university graduate admission requirements, applicants to MSE program must also: 

  1. Submit a ‘Statement of Purpose’ indicating your Educational Objectives in the admission application process.
  2. Hold a GPA of at least 3.0 in the last two years of full time study. Students that hold a GPA between 2.5 and 3.0, may be considered for conditional admission. A letter of recommendation to the Director of General Engineering is recommended in this case. Letter of recommendation should be sent to:

    Director of General Engineering
    Engineering Building, Room 491
    One Washington Square
    San José, CA 95192-0205 

Applicants having difficulty developing Educational Objectives can meet with the General Engineering Director to facilitate the description of the objectives.

Following web sites contain important information regarding your graduate studies at SJSU.

Current SJSU students that want to change majors into the M.S. Engineering program must be in good academic standing, complete a General Program of Study statement, as well as an Application for Change of Graduate Major form.

Frequently Ask Questions regarding studying MSE program at SJSU