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Applications for Fall 2022 Admission Consideration Open in October 2021

Application Deadline: February 15, 2022

Undergraduate Preparation for Admission

The NLP MS program is intended for students who already have a considerable background in computer science.

The minimum background for consideration for admission to the program is the following:

The preferred background for consideration for admission to the program is:

Students who satisfy the minimum but not the preferred requirements might be conditionally admitted to the program and asked to take appropriate remedial courses before joining the program. None of these remedial courses can be counted as electives for the program.

Application Materials

Application Fee (Domestic): $120
Application Fee (International):  $140

  • GPA (minimum 3.0)
  • Letters of Recommendation (3)
  • Transcripts
  • TOEFL or IELTS  (International Applicants Only)
    • Minimum TOEFL score of 100
    • Minimum IELTS score of 7.5
  • Personal History Statement
  • Statement of Purpose
  • CV required, preferably from a link to a personal web page containing CV 
  • NOTE: GRE (no minimum) - The GRE requirement has been waived for Fall 2022 admission consideration for NLP MS applications. You are welcome to submit your official scores, but please note the inclusion of your official GRE score will not be a deciding factor for admission.
Application Instructions & FAQ

For more information please contact the BSOE Graduate Affairs Office