Admission Requirements for Freshman and Transfer Students
The admission requirements for majors in the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering are higher than university admission standards. Students should select a second major choice when applying for admission.
Advancing to upper-division courses: the faculty have identified a set of critical requirements in the first four semesters of each program where performance in these critical requirements is a key component in progressing in the chosen major. These critical requirements include a set of courses and performance levels required in those courses and are outlined on the major maps.
Change of major: students interested in changing their major to one of the majors within the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering must meet the Fulton School transfer student admission requirements. Change of major is not guaranteed, and students interested in changing majors are encouraged to make an appointment with an advisor in the program of interest to discuss the probability of success and to develop a plan of action to ensure successful advancement to upper-division courses.
For questions regarding admission to a program in the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering, please contact the Office of Academic and Student Affairs at 480-965-1726.
Graduate programs at the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering focus on the complex technological challenges that face our world, and the creation of tools and processes that will improve global quality of life. Our world-class faculty and cutting-edge research have placed the programs of the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering among the top 10 percent of all accredited programs in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report.
In addition to providing a strong disciplinary foundation, our graduate programs are unique in their commitment to use-inspired, interdisciplinary research that promotes collaboration with university colleagues, industry and government agencies.