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On-line Application and Forms

How to Apply for the MS or PhD Graduate Program:


If you are new to the Ohio State Graduate School: Plan to have on-hand the documents you will need to upload with your application. Click to Apply Online for MS or PhD Graduate Programs


How to Apply for the BS/MS:


If you are an Ohio State undergraduate who wishes to pursue the combined BS/MS degree:

  1. First, contact Melanie at for an email full of valuable planning info! Be sure to read the College of Engineering BS/MS information. Then meet with Dr. Ghadiali to make sure the fit is right.
  2. Next, apply to the MS graduate program following the normal graduate admission process (see above). Indicate on the MS application and/or your Personal Statement your desire to enter the combined BS/MS program. If you are admitted to the graduate program, then you become eligible to enroll in its combined BS/MS program.
  3. To pre-plan your program and keep track of your progress in the BS/MS: Only AFTER your UG advisor approves the courses you choose to double count for your BS/MS plan; and AFTER you have designed your proposed MS program using the appropriate template; you will be ready to complete combined program e-forms as specified by the College of Engineering and Graduate School: This is the last important step to getting enrolled in the BS/MS program!