Admissions

Admission requirements vary depending on the specific degree you pursue. Follow these guides to learn about the graduate programs offered at the Cockrell School, and the specific requirements for each.

Contact the graduate adviser or coordinator in your specific area of interest for more information or to arrange a visit to the Cockrell School of Engineering.

View the online application instructions for admissions.

grad application graphicView fall, spring and summer deadlines for all graduate programs and weekend degree (Option III) programs.

Graduate Application Deadlines

Department Fall Spring Summer
Aerospace Engineering Dec. 1 Oct. 1 Dec. 1
Architectural Engineering Dec. 15 Sept. 1 Dec. 15
Biomedical Engineering Dec. 1 Oct. 1 March 1
Chemical Engineering Dec. 15 Oct. 1 n/a
Civil Engineering Dec. 15 Sept. 1 Dec. 15
Electrical and Computer Engineering Dec. 15 Dec. 15 Dec. 15
Engineering Mechanics Dec. 1 Oct. 1 Dec. 1
Environmental and Water Resources Engineering Dec. 15 Sept. 1 Dec. 15
Materials Science Engineering Dec. 15 Oct. 1 Dec. 15
Mechanical Engineering Dec. 1 Oct. 1 Dec. 1
Operations Research and Industrial Engineering Dec. 1 Oct. 1 Dec. 1
Petroleum Engineering Dec. 15 Sept. 1 Dec. 15
Weekend Degree Programs
(Option III)
     
Engineering Management July 15 Dec. 15  
Option III: Software Engineering July 15 Dec. 15  

Graduate Program Contacts

Get in touch with graduate advisers and coordinators for each degree program. Read more

Graduate Admission

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