Admission Requirements

Applying for Admission

For consideration, applicants must submit the following:

  1. A completed online application with supplemental materials (
    • A current resume (recommended) 
    • $50 application fee
  2. Official undergraduate and graduate transcripts from a regionally accredited institution of higher education (GPA of 3.00 or higher, applicants with lower GPAs may be considered conditionally)
    • Applicants must hold a Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Mechanical Engineering from an ABET accredited program; or
    • Applicants that hold a four-year Bachelor of Science degree in a different Engineering specialty must complete the necessary prerequisite foundation courses, or their equivalents as specified by the Engineering department
    • Applicants needing three or fewer foundational courses will be considered for conditional admission
    • Foundation course subjects include Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, Engineering Materials, and Mechanical Engineering.

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

Admissions Contact

Graduate Recruitment & Admissions

Academic Contact

Peter Baumann
Applied Innovation Hub

Academic Department