Prospective Students

Prospective undergraduate (BSGE) Students

For BSGE program description, please follow the link above ‘Accdemic programs -> BSGE'.

Admission application and requirement

Cost of Attendance

Scholarship opportunity

Other information for future SJSU students 

 

 

Prospective Master of Science in Engineering (MSE) Students 

For MSE program description, please follow the link above ‘Accdemic programs -> MSE'.

 

Requirements for Admission to MSE with Classified Standing

Students seeking admission to MS Engineering programs must submit a ‘Statement of Purpose’ in the admission application process and must meet the general university requirements for admission as outlined in this page: General Admission information. Applicants who meet the following requirements beyond university requirements will be considered for admission into the MSE program.  

  • A student who possesses a BS degree in an engineering field with a grade point average of 2.75 or better in the last 60 units of the student’s undergraduate studies. 
  • A student whose native language is not English and whose preparatory education was principally in a language other than English must obtain a score of 24 or higher in the writing section of the TOFEL iBT test (or 6.5 for IELTS test). 

 

Requirements for Admission to MSE with Conditionally Classified Standing

Applicants who meet the following requirements beyond university requirements will be considered for admission to conditionally classified standing in the MSE program.  

  • A student who possesses a BS degree in a STEM field.
  • A student who does not meet the TOFEL or IELTS writing requirement as stated above but otherwise is eligible for admission to MSE.
  • A student who possesses a baccalaureate degree with a grade point average of 2.75 or better in the last 60 units of the student’s undergraduate studies and has completed three college-level courses in calculus, statistics, and computer programing with a GPA above 3.0.

Students with conditionally classified standing will take a series of prerequisite courses based on their evaluation by the MSE Graduate Coordinator.

 

 

Information Regarding Graduate studies at SJSU

 

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