MENG Admissions Requirements

Applications are encouraged from those who want to get an advanced engineering degree in a concentration area, allowing them to progress in their chosen profession. These may include recent graduates and practicing professionals with degrees in engineering or other fields related to their selected engineering concentration.


  • a bachelor's degree in engineering, computer science, mathematics or a physical science OR
  • completion of the following courses or their equivalents: Calculus I and II, Ordinary Differential Equations, General Physics & Laboratory I and II
  • additional undergraduate engineering courses may be required depending upon the chosen concentration

For admission the following information is required:

  1. Statement or Goals.
  2. Current Resume.
  3. Two recommendation forms and letters.
  4. Official transcripts from all previously attended academic institutions.
  5. A bachelor's degree or its equivalent from an accredited college or university recognized by the University of Portland.
  6. International Applicants: All foreign degrees will be evaluated by International Student Services prior to an admission decision.
  7. Official GRE score.
  8. International Applicants: An official score from either the TOEFL (minimum score of 80) or IELTS (minimum score of 7.0) exam is required.
  9. International Applicants: Proof of financial support will be required to attend the University of Portland, but is not required for an application review.

For more information contact Caitlin Cairncross by email or by phone at 503.943.7612.


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5000 N. Willamette Blvd.,
Portland, Oregon 97203-5798