Admission Requirements


Degree Preferred Minimum GPA       Preferred Minimum GRE


  Masters Degree


            3.0 / 4.0

         Verbal - 145

         Quantitative - 155

         Analytical Writing - 3.0 


  Doctoral Degree


            3.3 / 4.0

         Verbal - 150 

        Quantitative - 159 

        Analytical Writing - 4.0 

*Note: USF is now accepting Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) or Professional Engineers (PE) certification in lieu of the GRE for MCE, MSCE, MEVE and MSEV program applicants. Applicants must obtain verification from the PE board where the certificate was obtained. Students applying for the Master's International program must submit GRE scores.

International Students:

*All international applicants for whom English is not the native tongue must provide proof of competence in the English language. International applicants from non-English speaking countries must provide a minimum TOEFL score of 79 or IELTS score of 6.5 taken within 2 years of the desired term of entry.

Applicants who are unable to meet this requirement should contact INTO University of South Florida for information on their Academic English program for international students. INTO also offers Graduate Pathways programs for international applicants.

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