|OSU Graduate College Application Instructions
A. Graduate Application for Admission Form
If you have an MSCSE application packet in hand
it should contain the "Graduate Application for Admission" form.
If you do not have a hard copy of this form you may download PDF
version that is appropriate for you.*
for Admission (domestic)
for Admission (international)
type or print all information on the form. Give your full legal name and avoid initials,
abbreviations, or nicknames. Please always use the name you list on this application in
all your official contacts with the University and the MSCSE Program. When
completing the Graduate Application for Admission form with the intention of entering the
MSCSE Program, please:
1. For off-campus students (distance learners), mark "Extension
Enrollment" since this is for two-way interactive video or CDRom program delivery.
Those intending to enroll on-campus should choose "Resident Enrollment".
And OSU-Tulsa students should mark "Tulsa Graduate Center".
2. For item #9, mark "Degree Candidate" as the Admission Status. Do not
mark "Special Student."
3. For item #10, insert "Control Systems Engineering" as the
Proposed Major and insert "Master of Science" as the Degree Sought.
4. Enclose a $40 ($75 for International applicants) check or money order made payable to "OSU" for
the Graduate College application.
*It is possible to submit this application
on-line however it is not recommended unless you send a hard copy of
the results to the MSCSE office with the rest of your application.
If it is less than two weeks from the time the course/semester
starts please do not use the on-line application.
B. One Official Copy of Transcripts
Please submit official transcripts from each
college and university you have attended, including Oklahoma State University (regardless
of the number of credits earned). While separate transcripts are preferred, transfer
credits from other colleges and universities listed on a transcript may be acceptable for
application purposes if they show specific course numbers, titles, credit hours, and
grades. Applicants are responsible for contacting each university / college and requesting
official transcripts. If a school will not issue official transcripts to you under any
circumstances, they may send transcripts directly to the MSCSE office at
106 Engineering North, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma
C. International Applicants (any student who is not a permanent resident of the U.S.) Should
1.Official Results of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)(required of all
International Applicants unless they have received a degree in the U.S. during the past
three years.) A Minimum score of 600 is required for admission to the MSCSE Program.
For inquiries concerning testing arrangements and results please contact: Test of English
as a Foreign Language, Educational Testing Service, P.O. Box 6151, Princeton, NJ
08541-6151, USA, Phone: 609-921-9000
2.Confirmation of Financial Resources Form (not required unless planning to reside in the
U.S. during the program of study.) This form states that the applicant has sufficient
funding for tuition and living expenses for the duration of the MSCSE Program.
3. Copies of your visa status documents if
planning to reside in the US.
MSCSE Program Application Requirements
A. Master of Science in Control Systems
Engineering Program Application Form
The "OSU Control Systems Engineering
Application" form requests information regarding your personal history, academic
preparation, and work experience. Please type or print
all information on this form. It also requests a one-page Statement of Qualifications,
Goals and Objectives. Also, please be certain that you read and sign the statement on page
B. Statement of Qualifications, Goals, and
Please prepare a one-page, typewritten,
double-spaced essay that includes the following:
- What are your career goals?
- How will an MSCSE degree aid you in achieving these goals?
- Why are you applying Oklahoma State Universitys MSCSE
- What personal strengths will help you attain your goals?
- What personal challenges do you face to attain your goals?