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Admissions Information

Graduate Admission to the College of Engineering

Admission Procedures and Deadlines

General Information

All applications for admission to Kennesaw State University must have all required credentials on file in the Graduate Admissions Office by the application deadline date for the semester in which the applicant plans to enroll.

International students should plan to have all documents in at least one month before the published deadline for their selected program.

Most applications must be accompanied by a non-refundable $60.00 application fee.
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Online Graduate Application - There is a non-refundable $60 application fee.

Transcripts - Official transcripts from EACH College and/or University you have attended. Must be in a sealed envelope from the institution or sent electronically from the institution directly to ksugrad@kennesaw.edu.

GRE Score Report - Request that your scores be sent electronically to KSU (school code 5359). No department code is necessary.

Statement of Purpose (Can be uploaded into the online application)

Letters of Recommendation (3) - (Can be sent electronically through the online application)

To apply, see http://graduate.kennesaw.edu/admissions/apply/online-application.php

Request that all colleges and universities that you have attended send an official transcript to the Graduate Admissions Office.

To review the admission requirements and program information, choose the program listed here:
http://graduate.kennesaw.edu/admissions/apply/checklists.php

International Students should see http://graduate.kennesaw.edu/admissions/apply/international-students.php for specific admission requirements based on the type of visa held.

Special Accommodations

Upon acceptance and before enrollment, any student with a documented disability or special need should contact Student Disability Services. See http://sss.kennesaw.edu/sds/

Graduate Admission to an Engineering Department

Admission Procedures and Deadlines

General Information

All applications for admission to Kennesaw State University must have all required credentials on file in the Graduate Admissions Office by the application deadline date for the semester in which the applicant plans to enroll.

International students should plan to have all documents in at least one month before the published deadline for their selected program.

Most applications must be accompanied by a non-refundable $60.00 application fee.
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Online Graduate Application - There is a non-refundable $60 application fee.

Transcripts - Official transcripts from EACH College and/or University you have attended. Must be in a sealed envelope from the institution or sent electronically from the institution directly to ksugrad@kennesaw.edu.

GRE Score Report - Request that your scores be sent electronically to KSU (school code 5359). No department code is necessary.

Statement of Purpose (Can be uploaded into the online application)

Letters of Recommendation (3) - (Can be sent electronically through the online application)

To apply, see http://graduate.kennesaw.edu/admissions/apply/online-application.php

Request that all colleges and universities that you have attended send an official transcript to the Graduate Admissions Office.

To review the admission requirements and program information, choose the program listed here:
http://graduate.kennesaw.edu/admissions/apply/checklists.php

International Students should see http://graduate.kennesaw.edu/admissions/apply/international-students.php for specific admission requirements based on the type of visa held.

Special Accommodations

Upon acceptance and before enrollment, any student with a documented disability or special need should contact Student Disability Services. See http://sss.kennesaw.edu/sds/

Entrance Requirements for Foreign Students

International Students

International students should plan to have all documents in at least one month before the published deadline for their selected program.

International Students should see http://graduate.kennesaw.edu/admissions/apply/international-students.php for specific admission requirements based on the type of visa held.

Entrance Requirements for Non-Resident Students

International Students

International students should plan to have all documents in at least one month before the published deadline for their selected program.

International Students should see http://graduate.kennesaw.edu/admissions/apply/international-students.php for specific admission requirements based on the type of visa held.

Residency Requirements

General Requirements

Candidates for a master’s degree must petition to graduate through the individual program director. A student may request in absentia status by writing to the registrar prior to the graduation exercises. Subject to the limitations and qualifications stated elsewhere in this catalog, the requirements for an advanced degree are as follows:

◾A Petition to Graduate must be filed at the beginning of the semester and no later than mid-term preceding the final semester. This form may be obtained from the program director’s office.

◾A student must complete a minimum of 27 hours of degree requirements at Kennesaw State University. Candidates for a second master’s degree at Kennesaw State must earn a minimum of 18 additional hours in excess of any hours used toward the first master’s degree (the exact number of hours will depend on specific degree requirements).

◾Degree candidates must have earned a cumulative grade-point average of 3.0 calculated on all graduate courses attempted at KSU and a grade of “C” or better in each course presented to meet degree requirements. With the approval of the Graduate Policy and Curriculum Committee, individual degree programs may establish additional graduation requirements (e.g., comprehensive exams, thesis).

Admissions Requirements for Transfer Students

Admission Procedures and Deadlines

General Information

All applications for admission to Kennesaw State University must have all required credentials on file in the Graduate Admissions Office by the application deadline date for the semester in which the applicant plans to enroll.

International students should plan to have all documents in at least one month before the published deadline for their selected program.

Most applications must be accompanied by a non-refundable $60.00 application fee.

To apply, see http://graduate.kennesaw.edu/admissions/apply/online-application.php

Request that all colleges and universities that you have attended send an official transcript to the Graduate Admissions Office.

To review the admission requirements and program information, choose the program listed here:
http://graduate.kennesaw.edu/admissions/apply/checklists.php

International Students should see http://graduate.kennesaw.edu/admissions/apply/international-students.php for specific admission requirements based on the type of visa held.

Special Accommodations

Upon acceptance and before enrollment, any student with a documented disability or special need should contact Student Disability Services. See http://sss.kennesaw.edu/sds/.