General Requirements and Deadlines

Masters and Advanced Certificate Application Checklist. If you're already familiar with the requirements you can start your application.

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State Restrictions

At this time, for certain states, NYU is unable to enroll students in any online courses in our online master’s degrees and advanced certificates. To make sure that your state is not listed in the list of the restricted states, please visit our State Restrictions page.

You may also contact the state’s higher education regulation authorities or an NYU Enrollment Specialist for more details.


General Requirements

  • Must hold a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution, which includes a minimum of FOUR YEARS of full-time study
  • Bachelor of Engineering degrees (based on 180+ ECTS credits) may also be considered
  • Attention will be given to the programs accredited by ABET ( and programs accredited/approved by other various regional accrediting associations
  • Admission to a field of study that is different from your Bachelor's degree may require the completion of prerequisite courses


Application Deadlines 

Dates last updated on 12/07/2018

Full Time Applicants
(9 or more credits per semester)
Dec. 20,
Feb. 15,
Oct. 1,
Part Time Applicants - Early Admission
(Fewer than 9 credits per semester)
Feb. 1,
April 15,
Oct. 1,
Part Time Applicants
(Fewer than 9 credits per semester)
March 14,
June 1,
Nov. 1,

Non-Matriculated/Visiting Students have different deadlines than the above.


Mailing Address for Application Materials 

To ensure the most efficient application processing, submit your application before sending documents or submitting test scores.

(For all application documents. Please note that this is our document processing center in Massachusetts):

NYU Tandon School of Engineering
Graduate Admissions Processing Center
15 Dan Road, Suite 102
Canton, MA 02021