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General Engineering, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

This General Engineering program at Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art is designed for students with a clear idea of their educational objectives which require a more flexible, interdisciplinary course of study.

This program is suitable for students who desire a strong, broad-based, rigorous engineering background as preparation for fields such as:  chemistry, mathematics, medicine, biomedical engineering, law, finance, or entrepreneurship.  Each B.S. student is advised from the Dean’s Office, however, students are encouraged to identify academic advisor(s) in other departments who can specifically help them with issues associated with the areas they have chosen as their focus.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Engineering and Engineering Sciences
  • Professional Development Seminar
  • Physics II: Electromagnetic Phenomena

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    100

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    600

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • All high school and college transcripts must be translated into English, notarized and sent to The Cooper Union.
  • Students planning to attend Cooper Union as an F-1 international student will need a Form I-20. 
  • International students are assessed a fee of $1,005 per semester.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    44500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 44500 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    44500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 44500 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Manhattan

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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