How to Apply

Admission Requirements 

All applicants must submit the following items and complete these steps to be considered for admission to the online MS in Engineering Technology at Purdue University: 

  • Three years of relevant professional experience 
  • Updated resume 
  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher 
  • Official transcripts from all universities attended, including transfer credits 
  • Three professional letters of recommendation from individuals familiar with your abilities 
  • A 500-word (minimum)Personal History Statement that offers insight into your overall character and readiness for graduate studies, highlighting community involvement, leadership roles, diverse team participation, and challenges overcome, all contributing to your potential as a graduate student across chosen programs. 
  • A 500-word (minimum) Academic Statement of Purpose that provides an outline of professional aspirations, research interests, preparedness for graduate study, and program suitability across selected campuses and majors within a concise, error-free document. 
  • A completed application 
  • A $60 application fee ($75 international) 

Application Deadline 

Fall Semester 

  • Final Admissions: July 31st 

Spring Semester 

  • Final Admissions: November 30th 

Summer Semester 

  • Final Admissions: April 15th 

How to Apply 

Start by reviewing these application tips to walk through the process, then put together your application packet: 

  • Complete online application 
  • Academic Statement of Purpose 
  • Personal History Statement 
  • Three letters of recommendation (including one from your current employer) 
  • Official transcripts from all institutions 
  • Resume