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How to Apply to the MENG Program

Students interested in pursuing any of the concentrations in the MENG degree program at UConn must apply to the UCONN Graduate School. If you have any questions, please contact soeprofed@uconn.edu and we’ll be more than happy to help guide you through the process.


Qualifications

A typical applicant will have the following minimum qualifications:

  • Baccalaureate (B.S.) degree from an accredited institution in an approved engineering or STEM discipline
    • Note: If your baccalaureate degree is not within engineering, please contact the PE office at soeprofed@uconn.edu for further assessment
  • A cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better for the entire undergraduate record or
  • A grade-point average of 3.0 for your last two undergraduate years
  • Four semesters of Calculus
    • Calculus I, Calculus II, Linear Algebra, Differential Equations, Multivariable Calculus or comparable
    • Check the MEng concentration of interest 'Plan of Study' as these math requirements can vary by department

The MENG program does NOT require GRE test scores for admission. 

 

Preferential Application Review Dates

  • Spring Semester:
    December 1st
  • Summer Semester:
    April 1st
  • Fall Semester:
    July 1st

 

Application Requirements  

ApplicationApply to the UConn Graduate School

  • Select Engineering as your "Academic Area"
  • Select Engineering MEng as 'Program" and
  • Select your "Concentration"

 

Transcripts – Upload within application

  • You are required to upload all copies of academic credentials for each college/university that you list

International applicants Only

Official documents are only required to be sent if you are admitted to the program and accept the offer of admission. However, due to mailing /processing times, we recommend mailing official documents when you submit your application

Please mail transcripts to:
University of Connecticut

Graduate School
438 Whitney Road Ext., Unit 1152
Storrs, CT 06269

 

Resume - Upload within application

 

Personal Statement - Upload within application

  • Provide a paragraph or two about your background, interest, your career goals and how the graduate degree will help you achieve them

 

Two (2) Letters of Recommendation - Online submission procedure within application process

  • Letters should be from faculty at a previous institution and/or current supervisor or manager
  • Clinical Engineering concentration requires one of the two references to be from a clinical engineering supervisor or director

Note: Use your recommender's institutional or corporate e-mail address 

 

Proof of English Proficiency (international applicants only)

re: COVID-19 - To assist students who aren’t able to go to a testing center, The Graduate School has begun to accept the Duolingo English Test as evidence of English proficiency. Any applicant with access to a computer and a webcam can take the test.

 

Pay application fee of $75

  • Must be paid online with a credit card

 

In addition to the above, applicants must also satisfy all Graduate School Admission Requirements

 

Checking the Status of Your Application
To check the status of your application at any point, please refer to the Status Checking page.

If your application is declined, applicants may still apply to the program as non-degree student. You may take up to two courses, receive a grade of a B or better in each class, and subsequently request review from the PE office for the opportunity to matriculate into the program.


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