Electrical and Computer Engineering M.Eng. (Cornell NYC Tech)

Field of Study

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Program Description

Note: The concentrations noted below are only applicable for students enrolled in the Ithaca-based Electrical Engineering, M.Eng. program.

The one-year M.Eng. in Electrical and Computer Engineering is a year-long immersive program designed to teach engineers, scientists and quantitative analysts important state-of-the art methods in signal processing, data science and decision theory. The courses in this program will teach you to think like an entrepreneur, work on cross-disciplinary teams and create a portfolio of work relevant to today's digital technology.

Contact Information

Website: http://tech.cornell.edu/programs/masters-programs/
Email: admissions@tech.cornell.edu

Cornell Tech 
2 West Loop Road
New York, NY 10044

Concentrations by Subject

  • computer engineering
  • electrical engineering
  • electrical systems
  • electrophysics


2021-2022: $60,286

Application Requirements and Deadlines

Application Deadlines:

The Master of Engineering program has two application rounds.  Applications wishing to be fully considered for scholarships are advised to apply by the priority deadline date.  Applicants should expect to receive an update on their application status within 6-8 weeks of each round deadline.  We will consider applications submitted after our round deadlines on a case-by-case basis until the class is full.

Priority Deadline Date: December 1, 2021

Round 2 Deadline: January 23, 2022

Rolling Deadline: April 1, 2022

 Following the Round 2 application deadline, the Admissions Committee will review applications on a rolling basis and release decisions accordingly until, April 1.

Requirements Summary:

Ideal candidates have a passion for technology--especially robotics and machine learning--and an entrepreneurial spirit. You should also have an academic background in electrical and computer engineering, mechanical engineering, computer science, physics, applied mathematics, or a related technical field. That background should include coursework in signals and systems, linear algebra, scientific programming, and probability and statistics. For information on the M.Eng. program in New York City, please visit https://tech.cornell.edu/programs/masters-programs

  • all Graduate School Requirements, including the TOEFL or IELTS Exam for Non-Native English Applicants
  • Personal Statement
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • The GRE General Test is not required and will not be accepted for admission to the Master of Engineering programs at Cornell Tech.

For general questions regarding the admissions process, please send an email to admissions@tech.cornell.edu.

To apply, visit http://tech.cornell.edu/admissions.

Learning Outcomes

  • Gain Advanced Technical Knowledge
  • Master Critical Professional Skills
  • Gain Project Design Experience