Updates and Information on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Admissions to Ph.D. Program

All students must apply online to the Management Science Ph.D. program through the university graduate admissions office. You will not need to send any information to our department. The program admits five to eight students every other year.

Priority Application Deadline  February 1 (applications considered until class is filled)
Undergraduate Degree all accepted, focus on math, statistics or calculus preferred
GPA Minimum 2.7, average above 3.0
GRE/GMAT Required. Average qualitative scores in the 90th percentile
English Language Proficiency Applicants whose native language is not English must take the TOEFL/IELTS
  • IBT: 100 or higher
  • CBT: 250 or higher
  • PBT: 600 or higher
IELTS 7.5 or higher

The TOEFL and IELTS scores are valid for two years. The university will not allow us to consider applications for international students after February 1.

We require an interview, which we prefer to conduct in person during a campus visit. We encourage you to use this time to make sure our program is a good fit for you.

Financial Aid

All admitted students will receive a tuition waiver and additional funding to support living expenses. The amount of additional funding will vary. The tuition waiver does not cover university of departmental fees.