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Arizona State University - 2016

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Undergraduate Admission to the College of Engineering

Applicants request admission to the School of Engineering upon application to Arizona State University. Applicants must select an engineering major at the time of application. Application information is available from Admission Services, ASU Box 870112, Tempe, AZ 85287-0112 or at https://students.asu.edu/apply. Admission requirements for engineering are the same as that of the University, except that applicants must have a 24 ACT (residents or nonresidents) or 1140 SAT score or 3.0 ABOR (competency courses) GPA or top 25% of high school class for admission.

Undergraduate Admission to an Engineering Department

Freshman admission: freshman applicants who meet the following standards will be directly admitted to a Bachelor of Science in Engineering or Bachelor of Science degree:

Minimum 1140 SAT combined math and verbal or minimum 24 ACT combined score; or 3.00 minimum ABOR GPA; or class ranking in top 25 percent of high school class.
No high school math or science competency deficiencies.

Advancing to upper-division courses: the faculty have identified a set of critical requirements in the first four semesters of each program where performance in these critical requirements is a key component in progressing in the chosen major. These critical requirements include a set of courses and performance levels required in those courses and are outlined on the major maps.


Entrance Requirements for Foreign Students

In addition to meeting all other admission requirements, students whose native language is not English are required to present a TOEFL score of not less than 550 paper based, 213 computer based, 79 iBT (internet based), or a minimum International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of 6.5. For more information see https://students.asu.edu/international/future/undergrad.

Residency Requirements

A minimum of 30 semester hours must be taken in resident credit courses at ASU by every candidate for the baccalaureate.

Admissions Requirements for Transfer Students

All new transfer students, if eligible, will be directly admitted to a Bachelor of Science in Engineering or Bachelor of Science degree. The new admission criteria for all new transfer students are:
For all transfer students with 24 or more transferable semester hours, they must have a transfer GPA of 3.0 and not have any high school math or lab deficiencies to be admitted to an engineering program. For transfer students with less than 24 transferable college credit hours, they must have a transfer GPA of 3.0 and not have any high school math or lab deficiencies to be admitted to a degree program, SAT scores of at least 1140 combined math and verbal or ACT composite of at least 24,or class rank in top 25% or ABOR GPA of at least 3.00. International students must meet the same requirements shown in the Admission Requirements for Freshmen and Transfer Students at http://engineering.asu.edu/undergraduate/adreqs, with possible additional requirements of a minimum TOEFL score. If the university requires a minimum TOEFL score then admission to engineering requires a minimum TOEFL score of 550 (Paper based) / 213 (Computer based)/ 79 on iBT (internet-based) or a minimum IELTS score of 6.5. Advancing to upper-division courses: the faculty have identified a set of critical requirements in the first four semesters of each program where performance in these critical requirements is a key component in progressing in the chosen major. These critical requirements include a set of courses and performance levels required in those courses and are outlined on the major maps.

For additional information, see http://catalog.asu.edu/undergraduate.