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University of the Pacific - 2016

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Undergraduate Admission to the College of Engineering

Admission is selective. Each applicant is considered on the basis of a variety of factors which are evaluated through a very personalized review process. Special emphasis is placed on the coursework selected, the grades achieved, and the cumulative grade point average. Supporting recommendations from a school counselor or teacher are also important.

Undergraduate Admission to an Engineering Department

The School of Engineering and Computer Science admission parallels the University's.

Entrance Requirements for Foreign Students

International applicants whose native language is not English are required to provide scores from the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language). The minimum TOEFL score accepted for admission is 79 (Internet) and/or 550 (paper). In addition, students may also take the IELTS; a minimum score of 6.0 is required for consideration. International applicants who are not citizens or permanent residents of the United States must submit a detailed Certification of Finances showing sufficient financial resources for study at the University in order to comply with the regulations of the United States Immigration and Naturalization Service. Other special admission information and instructions regarding admission will be provided upon request.

Residency Requirements

Students must complete a minimum of 32 of their last 40 units at the university.

Admissions Requirements for Transfer Students

A minimum of 2.75 in all coursework with a maximum of 70 units accepted from a 2-year community college. The School of Engineering and Computer Science has articulation agreements with many California community colleges.

Number of Transfer Students from:

A two-year community junior college where they were full-time students: 11
A four-year college or university where they were full-time students: 6