Master of Engineering Admissions Process
For Fall 2021 graduate applicants, our deadline is Monday, February 15, 2021.
Start your application here.
Current Cooper Union Student Applicants
If you are currently a junior in the undergraduate program at Cooper Union, you should NOT submit a Master of Engineering application. All current juniors should complete the Dual Degree Master's Program Notification Form. Please click here to learn more about the dual degree program.
The application requirements listed below are for applicants who already graduated from Cooper Union or are currently seniors pursuing an integrated degree in Cooper Union's School of Engineering. The below materials must be submitted through the application by Monday, February 15, 2021.
All Other Applicants
The application requirements listed below are for applicants who have NOT graduated from or will not be graduating from Cooper Union's School of Engineering. The below materials must be submitted through the application by Monday, February 15, 2021.
- B.Eng. degree in an engineering discipline
- Master of Engineering Application
- Official copies of post-secondary transcripts, including college/university transcripts
- Official TOEFL, IELTS, or DET scores, (if Bachelor’s Degree was taught in a language other than English)
- Two letters of recommendation, with at least one from a STEM course instructor
- OPTIONAL: Official GRE Scores
In a separate document, please submit a résumé, listing any professional licensure or certification along with a statement indicating what areas within engineering you seek to study. Be sure to outline any relevant academic honors or awards, teaching or work experiences, internships, publications, research, projects, websites, patents, or other evidence of creative scholarship. In the same document, please list any relevant graduate-level coursework taken and method of instruction; traditional, on-line, and hybrid (mix of on-line and traditional).