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To apply for either the SDM Master of Science in engineering and management or the Graduate Certificate in Systems and Product Development, please register as an applicant and complete the online application. 

The application for the 2021-2022 admissions cycle will open on August 16, 2021.

Application Timeline

Master’s Degree

First application deadlineDecember 15, 2021*
Recommendation letters due for round oneDecember 22, 2021
Admission decisions sent (first deadline)March 11, 2022
Second application deadlineMarch 4, 2022
Recommendation letters due for round twoMarch 11, 2022
Admission decisions sent (second deadline)May 6, 2022

* International citizens are advised to apply by this date to allow adequate time for visa processing if admitted.

Graduate Certificate Program

Application deadlineMay 2, 2022
Admission decisions sentJune 10, 2022

Application Requirements

Information for International Applicants

Non-native English speakers applying to either the master’s or graduate certificate program are required to demonstrate proficiency in English if they have not obtained a post-secondary degree at an English language institution. Applicants may submit scores from either the IELTS or TOEFL exam. If you have difficulty in taking one of these tests due to the ongoing disruptions from the Covid-19 pandemic, please contact admissions staff directly.

Reapplying to SDM

Those reapplying to the program need to submit the following:

  • New SDM online application
  • $75 application fee
  • Updated statement of objectives
  • Updated resume
  • One new letter of recommendation
  • GRE or GMAT scores

All other information will be carried over from your previous application, including GRE or GMAT scores if they are still valid. You may also submit new scores if you have retaken the test since submitting your last application.

Questions and Concerns

We are here to support you. If you have any questions, please message the admissions staff through our contact form.