Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in the field of electrical engineering, computer engineering or a closely related field from an accredited program.
  • A minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0. 
  • English proficiency for international applicants: a minimum 80 on the TOEFL iBT or 6.5 on the IELTS or a Dulingo Score of 105  is required. 

Application Instructions:

  1. Click the link to apply
  2. Once registered and logged in, search for “Master of Science in Electrical Engineering” at the Mankato campus.
  3. Follow instructions to submit application documents.
  4. More instructions for graduate applications can be found at
  5. TA positions are available to qualified students.

Additional Instructions for International Applicants

  1. Upload your financial affidavit as a certificate of finances in the Program Materials section.
  2. Upload your bank statements as other international documentin the Program Materials section.
  3. Request a credential evaluation from a NACES approved credential evaluation company. International transcripts WILL NOTbe used for admission decisions.
  4. Submit official English proficiency exam results to the Office of Admissions at Minnesota State University, Mankato.Unofficial copies of exam results can be uploaded in the Program Materials section.


  U.S. Citizens International Applicants
Fall Start July 1 May 1
Spring Start November 1 October 1
Summer Start April 1 N/A