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Hofstra University - 2016

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Undergraduate Admission to the College of Engineering

Students are accepted into Hofstra University based on general admissions criteria. The department of Engineering does not have separate admissions criteria.

Undergraduate Admission to an Engineering Department

Same as admission to university. General inquiries about preparation for engineering studies should be directed to undergraduate engineering admissions contact person at (516) 463-6021.

Residency Requirements

At least 15 semester hours in the major field of study and the last 30 hours (which need not include the full 15 in the major) must be completed at Hofstra.

Admissions Requirements for Transfer Students

Transfer students with less than 24 cr. of college work are normally expected to meet the freshman admission requirements. Credits from 2 yr. colleges may not exceed 69. A grade point average of at least 2.0 for all prior course work is normally required. Courses with grades below C- do not normally transfer credit.

Number of Transfer Students from:

A two-year community junior college where they were full-time students: 15
A four-year college or university where they were full-time students: 23