Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Is the MS-EM program STEM certified?

A: Yes, the MS-ISE program is a STEM program.

Q: How can I apply to the MS-EM program?
A: Visit Domestic Steps to Admission for details on the application process.

Q: I am an international student. How do I apply?
A: Visit International Steps to Admission for details on the application process.

Q: What additional documents are needed to apply?
A: The MS-EM Program does not require any application document beyond the documents required by GAPE.

Q: Is the GRE required?
A: No.

Q: What is the minimum requirement for IELTS?
A: 6.5

Q: What is the minimum TOEFL requirement?
A: 80

Q: Are recommendation letters required?
A: No. Please do not send any LORs unless contacted by the MS EM advisor, Dr. Minnie Patel.

Q: Where should I send documents?
A: Please send all application documents to GAPE (not to the ISE Department).

Q: I have additional questions, whom should I contact?
A: Please visit the Graduate Admissions website and read the content thoroughly before emailing questions. Deadlines, documents, fees, and other details can be found on GAPE as well. 

Q: I still have questions, who can I contact? 
A: Send an email to industrialsystems-dept@sjsu.edu.