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Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Cambridge, MA

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Overview

Harvard University / Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences is located in Cambridge, MA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Applied physics
Master of Science (SM) Computational science and engineering
Master of Engineering (ME) Engineering science Electrical engineering
Master of Science (SM) Data science
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Engineering sciences Electrical engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Engineering sciences Materials science and mechanical engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Engineering sciences Environmental science and engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Engineering sciences Bioengineering
Master of Science (SM) Engineering sciences Electrical engineering
Master in Design Engineering (MDE) Design engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Computer science
Master of Engineering (ME) Computational science and engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Applied mathematics

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 34
Doctoral Degrees 64

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (recommended)
Thesis (for ME)
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (recommended)
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

2,707
Applied
258
Accepted
142
Enrolled
10%

Applying

105
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (recommended)
Master's Degree Requirements 3 letters of recommendation
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (recommended)
Doctoral Degree Requirements 3 letters of recommendation

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 80

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition & Fees

$49,088
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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits

Student Body

524
Total Graduate Students
4%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
95%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.24%
Black or African American 0.19%
White or Caucasian 27%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 11.64%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.19%
Two or more races 1.91%
Unknown 2.48%

Gender

Male (67%)
Female (32%)

Faculty

137
Total faculty
Full-time - 86
Part-time - 51
Male (108)
Female (29)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Applied mathematics, applied physics, computer science and electrical engineering, environmental engineering, mechanical and biomedical engineering
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
56,330,000

Location & Contact

Address Pierce Hall
29 Oxford Street
Cambridge, MA  02138
United States
Contact Francis J. Doyle III
Dean
Email: dean@seas.harvard.edu
Phone: 617-495-5829
Fax: 617-495-5264