M.S. Admissions Frequently Asked Questions
1. What is your deadline for fall application?
We have several rounds of application review; for the best financial aid consideration please apply in the earlier rounds.
- December 15th
- February 15th
- April 15th
- June 15th
2. Where do I apply?
For Master's Programs (Business Analytics, FERA, Management, Supply Chain Management, and TC&E) programs (Troy, NY campus) use this link to our online application.
3. Do you require the GMAT?
We will accept the GMAT or GRE. We do not admit candidates based solely on their GMAT or GRE scores. We strive to compile a diverse group of individuals with a range of scores. If we feel you should retake the test, we will notify you and put you on a waitlist until the new score is received. You can find out where to take the GMAT here: http://www.mba.com/mba.
4. Who is required to take the TOEFL?
English language requirements for international students can be found here: http://admissions.rpi.edu/graduate/international/testing_rqmts.html.
5. What are the tuition and fees?
Fees and tuition costs can be found here: http://admissions.rpi.edu/graduate/cost_of_attendance.html.
6. What is the difference between an M.S. degree and an MBA?
The M.S. programs are one year (30 credits), and are designed to enhance your learning in a specific area of knowledge. We offer five M.S. options:
All of these options to specialize are also available in the MBA program. The MBA program offers a broader education in business fundamentals, in addition to a specific focus, allowing for a diverse and comprehensive educational program.
7. Who can I contact to get more information?
Lally Enrollment Management: 518.276.6565 / email@example.com.