If you are interested in applying to Drexel, accelerate the admission process by applying online. Please visit Drexel University's Graduate Admissions page for the most current information on how to apply. Students may apply to begin in any of Drexel's four terms: fall, winter, spring, and summer.
ECE Graduate Admission Requirements
A bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or equivalent from an accredited college or university. A degree in science (Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, etc.) is also acceptable. Applicants with degrees in sciences may be required to take a number of undergraduate courses in ECE. An undergraduate degree earned abroad must be deemed equivalent to a U.S. bachelor's degree. A minimum 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) for the last two years of undergraduate studies, as well as for any subsequent graduate-level work.
The GRE General Test is required of applicants for full-time studies to MS and Ph.D. programs. Students must receive a score of 1200 or better. Official documents of this exam must be submitted directly to the Graduate Admissions Office. Unofficial photocopies will not be accepted.
For students whose native language is not English and who do not hold a degree from a U.S.institution, the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required. TOEFL scores must be less than two years old to be considered. Minimum of 600 (paper-based), 250 (computer-based) or 100 (internet-based). Official documents of this exam must be submitted directly to the Graduate Admissions Office. Unofficial photocopies will not be accepted.
- Submission of an application
- Original college transcripts
- An essay
- Two or more letters of recommendation
For comprehensive information on application requirements, please refer to the checklist.
International applicants are strongly urged to apply for admission to Fall term only.