ADMISSION CRITERIA
Engineering (Automotive Systems, Chemical, Civil, Electrical, Mechanical):
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or closely related field with a minimum GPA of 2.7 for all undergraduate work taken for a baccalaureate degree. All GPAs based on 4.0 point scale. 
 
Engineering Management & Construction Management:
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Engineering Management, or closely related field with a minimum GPA of 2.7 for all undergraduate work taken for a baccalaureate degree. All GPAs based on 4.0 point scale
 
Computer Science
A 2.70 minimum GPA for all undergraduate work taken for the baccalaureate degree. International students, and domestic students without a previous degree in the computing discipline must have a 2.9 minimum GPA. All GPAs are based on a 4.0 point scale.
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS
Application

Completed application on University Of Tennessee Chattanooga's website

Official Transcripts

Submit official transcripts from each college or university attended (even those from whom transfer credits were earned) to UTC's Graduate School.

To expedite the receipt of official transcripts, UTC recommends the use of an electronic transcript submission service such as:

If mailing official transcripts, they must be mailed directly from the institution to:

  • The Graduate School
  • University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
  • Department 5305
  • 615 McCallie Avenue
  • Chattanooga, TN 37403
Application Fee

Pay a $35 one-time, non-refundable application fee ($40 for international student applications). This fee is paid when completing the online application.

International Students

International student applicants (not U.S. born or naturalized citizens) have additional application requirements detailed in the International Student Application Guide on the UTC International Student Services Office web site.

  • GRE is required for Engineering (Automotive Systems, Chemical, Civil, Electrical, Mechanical), Engineering Management and Construction Management. It is not required for Computer Science.
  • TOEFL/IELTS
  • Duolingo English Test

Note: International student applicants must submit admission materials to the UTC International Student Services Office.

TUITION
Tuition for 30-36 Credit Hours*
In-State: $16,400-$22,400
Out-of-State: $17,800-$24,100
 
*Based on number of credit hours and semesters. Tuition is subject to change.
FINANCIAL AID AND SCHOLARSHIP

Financial aid is available for students who qualify. You should investigate any financial aid that seems appropriate to your circumstances.