The following are the deadlines for completed applications for each semester:

  • Fall: July 1
  • Spring:  November 1
  • Summer: April 1

The application packet for admission to the Professional MS P-SEM program must include:

  • Online application
  • Written personal statement
  • Three professional letters of recommendation
  • Resume that includes all work history
  • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended, indicating a quantitative undergraduate or graduate degree. Examples include engineering, physics, chemistry, math, finance or economics.
  • English proficiency (International applicants only). Any of the following are acceptable: TOEFL, IELTS, PTE or ELS 112.
  • $250 non-refundable application fee, payable here.
  • P-SEM Tuition Payment Questionnaire, signed and emailed to Lynn Hankins

Due to COVID-19 there have been temporary changes to the application and admission process. Additional details can be found here.

Qualified applicants will be invited to an interview with the P-SEM program director.


If you are interested in applying for the Professional MS P-SEM program, submit all items required as indicated above. Our staff members will be happy to answer any questions you have about this process.


Applicants to the Professional MS P-SEM program are considered for admission on a rolling basis. Fall semester classes begin in mid-August, spring semester classes begin in early January and Summer classes begin in May. We will advise you in writing of your admission status.