Admission Requirements

Unconditional admission will be based on the following criteria and documentation:

  • Successful candidates for graduate admission include promising applicants who (1) have earned baccalaureate degrees from colleges or universities of recognized standing, (2) have completed studies equivalent to those required of Purdue University baccalaureate recipients, and (3) have earned a B or better average in their undergraduate major.
  • Appropriate experience as documented in a resume.
  • A goal statement from the applicant commensurate with the program proposal and faculty strengths.
  • Three letters of recommendation from academic or professional references.
  • Online Application – Purdue University Graduate School Electronic Application found at:
    http://webs.purduecal.edu/gradschool/how-to-apply-now/

Students who do not meet the requirements for unconditional admission may be considered for conditional admission.

Conditional students must submit:

  • Online Application – Purdue University Graduate School Electronic Application found at:
    http://webs.purduecal.edu/gradschool/how-to-apply-now/
  • Official transcripts of undergraduate work
  • Statement of purpose
  • Resume
  • Three letters of recommendation from academic or professional references.

GRE is not required for the MS Technology degree, but may be considered for those applicants who do not meet the minimum GPA for unconditional admission.

Recommendation Letters:
Three (3) letters of recommendation from academic or professional references.   A form can be found at: http://www.gradschool.purdue.edu/admissions/#RL

Submit transcripts and admissions materials to:

Mohammad A. Zahraee, Associate Dean for Graduate Studies
techgrad@purduecal.edu,
219/989-2464
ANDR 230
Purdue University Calumet
2200 169th Street Hammond, IN 46323-2094