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Air Force Institute of Technology - 2016

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Admissions Information

Graduate Admission to the College of Engineering

Applicants for programs offered in the Graduate School of Engineering and Management must submit application materials through the Office of Admissions and the Registrar. Official transcripts and scores from the GRE and/or GMAT are required components in the application package. Admission is open to U.S. military officers and enlisted personnel from all branches of service, foreign officers whose countries have agreements with the U.S., Federal Government employees,U.S. Citizen employees of defense contractors and civilans who are U.S. citizens. Military officers apply through established procedure set by their respective service. Civilian applicants may apply to AFIT by completing an AFIT application form and submitting the appropriate supporting documentation.

Entrance Requirements for Foreign Students

Admission to the Graduate School of Engineering and Management is restricted to citizens of the United States and military officers sponsored by their governments. The International Military Student Office at AFIT assists international military officers and international government civilian employees with the procedures of application for admission to the Graduate School of Engineering and Management professional and continuing education offered by AFIT. Prospective international military students apply to the Graduate School of Engineering and Management through the United States Security Assistance Office (SAO) at the United States Embassy in their home country.

Residency Requirements

The residency requirement is met when the student completes three quarters of full-time study in residence during a single contiguous four-quarter period.

Admissions Requirements for Transfer Students

Students in master degree programs may transfer up to 12 credit hours of graduate credit from other accredited institutions. All transferred credits must receive course-by-course approval. All requirements other than the credits transferred in are the same as for non-transfer students.