Department of Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering

College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences
College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences
College of Engineering

Graduate: How to Apply

The application process is conducted online and is very easy.  Refer to the Graduate Admissions website for all application documents needed and specific instructions, http://gradadmissions.osu.edu/  An application file is made up of an application, Graduate Record Exam (GRE) test scores, transcripts from all colleges/universities attended, a Statement of Purpose (SOP), a resume (vita), and 3 letters of reference.  Applicants must have a minimum of a 3.0 cumulative point-hour ratio (on the 4.0 scale used at this university) in all previous undergraduate and graduate work.  International students are required to submit Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) scores (minimum score of 79) unless you have received a bachelor’s degree or higher from an English-speaking country.  Answers to frequently asked questions about applying can be found here: https://gpadmissions.osu.edu/faq/

Apply online at http://gradadmissions.osu.edu/ and pay the nonrefundable application fee of $60 for domestic students and $70 for international students.

The GRE General Test is required for all applicants. To send test scores use OSU’s institutional code of 1592.