Apply to the MAE Graduate Program

With state-of-the-art research facilities, hands-on design opportunities and an emphasis on teamwork and faculty mentoring, our department is an excellent place to pursue a graduate degree. We offer M.S. and Ph.D. degrees that provide exceptional training, whether your goal is to go into industry, research or teaching. Please review our admissions pages, including our application requirements and admissions FAQ pages to learn more about our program and how to apply.  


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Application Deadlines 2020-21

We only accept applications for fall quarter admission. We do not accept applications for winter or spring quarter admission. Deadlines for fall quarter 2021 are listed below.

Priority Deadline:  December 15, 2020 (for full consideration for financial aid).

General DeadlineJanuary 5, 2021.

Space Available Deadline: April 1, 2021. Applicants who miss the General Deadline and meet the Space Available Deadline are not guaranteed to have their application reviewed by the graduate program. Their application will be reviewed only if the graduate program determines there is additional space available after reviewing Priority and General Deadline applicants.