Master of Engineering in Global Entrepreneurship

Academic Qualifications

  • Academic Qualifications
    • Baccalaureate (B.S.) degree from an accredited institution in any field of science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (i.e., STEM).
    • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 for the last two years of study (undergraduate or graduate).

    NOTE: The Master of Engineering in Global Entrepreneurship program does NOT consider GRE for admission. Please do not send scores. Scores will not form part of an applicant’s admission file, and those evaluating applications will not have access to any GRE scores that may be sent voluntarily.

    Application Deadlines

    • Admission and support offers will be made on a rolling basis. Students may begin the program in Fall or Spring terms. For fullest consideration, please apply by June 1 for fall term program start and by November 15 for  spring term program start.

Application Requirements  

  • Application – Apply – (Please select Engineering (MENG) as “Field of Study and Degree”).
  • Transcripts – Have "Official Transcript" sent directly to the Graduate School.
  • Resume – submit an updated resume and include GPA for all degrees received.
  • Personal Statement – Provide a 3-5 page personal statement explaining how you meet the qualities we are seeking.
    • Tech Quality
    • Technical Skills
    • Personal Qualities
    • Relocation Potential
    • Leadership/Diversity
  • Two (2) Letters of Recommendation – Online submission procedure within application process.
    • Letters should be from faculty at previous institution and/or current supervisor or manager.
    • Letters should address the following:
      • How long and in what capacity have you known the applicant?
      • What is the applicant's capacity for innovation, creativity, and collaboration? Provide specific examples if possible.
      • Assess the applicant's technical (STEM) foundation and skills. Provide specific examples if possible.
      • Why do you think this applicant would be a valuable addition to the entrepreneurial network of Connecticut?
  • Proof of English Proficiency (international applicants only).

The application fee is $75 and must be paid online with a credit card.

Checking the Status of Your Application
To check the status of your application at any point, please refer to the Status Checking pageIf your application is declined, applicants may still apply as non-degree for up to two courses, receive a grade of a B or better in each class, and subsequently request review from the Professional Education office for the opportunity to matriculate into the program.


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