How do I apply to the MST Program?

All applications are available on-line at ApplyYourself.

What are the admission requirements for the MST Program?

Applicant must have earned a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university with a scholastic average of B (3.0 on a 4.0 scale) or better.

Prerequisites for admission to the MST program include mastery of computer programming in at least one scientific programming language, probability (a three-credit course), and calculus (a three-credit course). You must have acceptable scores on the GRE and the TOEFL (if an international student). For more information, visit our admissions page.

What are the costs and tuition rates for the degree programs?

For the latest tuition and fee rates, please check here.

What types of financial aid are available for MST students?

The Telecommunications program has a limited amount of financial aid available, on a competitive basis, for students entering or continuing in its programs and who meet the academic requirements for admission. For more information, visit our Financial Assistance page.

What kind of jobs can I get with the MST degree?

Our degree program prepares you for positions such as research and development engineers, network engineers, network analysts, communications analysts, network administrators, telecommunications analysts, and systems engineers.

Will I get to participate in research projects?

Both Master’s students and PhD candidates can—and do—participate in research projects. Our faculty have numerous projects underway, including several which have received federal funding.