Systems Engineering M.Eng. (Ithaca)
Field of Study
The professional degree of Master of Engineering (Systems) is intended primarily for persons who plan to practice systems engineering directly or as a part of their engineering discipline. Admission preference is given to applicants with an accredited U.S. engineering degree or a substantial equivalent. The professional degree requires a minimum of thirty credits of graduate-level work in the principles and practices of the field. Specific requirements include a broad-based technical background in the field, courses in design, and a systems engineering multi-discipline, team project.
Contact InformationWebsite: http://www.systemseng.cornell.edu
Phone: 607 254-8998
606 Rhodes Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853
Concentrations by Subject
- systems engineering (minor)
Application Requirements and Deadlines
Fall, May 31; Spring, Nov 15: Cornell Early Admit and Distance Learning Students only
Applicants from international universities must submit GRE general test scores. International applicants must demonstrate English-language competence or have a minimum TOEFL score of 600 (paper-based) or 250 (computer-based). Brochures are available on request from the Field office.
- all Graduate School Requirements
- including the TOEFL or IELTS Exam for Non-Native English Applicants
- GRE general test*
- TOEFL score of 250 (internet-based)
- IELTS 7.0 total or greater
- 2 recommendation letters
*The Systems field will waive the GRE general test requirement for the 2021 admission cycle.
Mastery and Application of Core Disciplinary Knowledge
Problem Formulation, Organization and Planning of the Solution Process
Collaborative Problem Solving and Issue Resolution
Communication of Knowledge, Ideas and Decision Reasoning
Self-directed Learning and Professional Development