Admission Requirements

Applying for Admission

For consideration, applicants must submit the following:

  1. A completed online application with supplemental materials (
    • A current resume
    • Two letters of recommendation to be used in reviewing CIT-related work. (At least one letter of recommendation must come from an individual who can attest to the applicant’s work experience; the second letter may be from an individual who can attest to the applicant’s academic ability and commitment.)
    • $50 application fee
  2. Official undergraduate and graduate transcripts from a regionally accredited institution of higher education (GPA of 2.70 or higher)
    • Applicants must have a GPA of 3.00 or higher on all post-baccalaureate coursework

Official transcripts may be sent directly to the Graduate Recruitment & Admissions Office:

By Mail:

Central Connecticut State University
Graduate Recruitment & Admissions Office
1615 Stanley Street
Davidson Hall 116
New Britain, CT 06050

By Email:

Admissions Contact

Graduate Recruitment & Admissions

Networking & Telecommunications Specialization Contact

Shushan Zhao
Associate Professor
Computer Electronics & Graphics Technology
Cybersecurity | BS
Applied Innovation Hub

CS Specialization Contact

Neli Zlatareva
Professor of Computer Science
Computer Science
Maria Sanford Hall