Master's Programs

Admission Criteria
To be considered for a master's program at NJIT, you must have completed a four-year undergraduate program accredited in the United States, or its equivalent, and demonstrate strong academic achievement in an appropriate discipline.

If your most recent degree was earned at a school outside the United States, you must submit GRE scores as part of your application for admission. Additionally, the following graduate programs require the GRE for all applicants: applied physics, architecture, biology, infrastructure planning, materials science.

All full-time applicants pursuing a degree in Newark College of Engineering also require a GRE.

The GMAT or GRE is required for all applicants to graduate programs within the School of Management.

The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is required for all international applicants not holding a degree from a United States post-secondary institution.  The minimum score required is 79 for the Internet-based TOEFL exam, 213 for the computer-based TOEFL exam, or 550 for the paper-based TOEFL exam.  A minimum score of 6.5 with no sub-score lower than 6.0 is required for the IELTS exam.



Application Checklist

  • Application for admission
  • $75 nonrefundable application fee
  • Transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
  • GRE/TOEFL/GMAT/IELTS results
  • One letter of recommendation