The 36-credit Network & Communication Management & Services program prepares graduates to plan, implement and manage leading-edge communications capabilities. Upon graduation, you'll be positioned to lead the development and deployment of new communications products through effective technology and leadership skills.
For full-time students, applications to the Network & Communication Management & Services program are accepted in three distinct cycles. To be considered for admission, all materials must be submitted by the deadline.
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Part-time applications to this program are accepted on a rolling basis.
Admission to the Network & Communication Management & Services master’s program is selective. To be considered for this program, your application must include the following.
All candidates to this program are required to submit GMAT or GRE scores with their application; part-time applicants with work experience may be eligible to waive this requirement. Only students with excellent test scores will be deemed a fit for the coursework. However, it's important to keep in mind that your test scores are only one feature of your application, and will be considered along with your other credentials. Please use the following reporting codes to submit test scores to Stevens:
International students also must include TOEFL or IELTS scores along with their applications.
Your application must include official transcripts from all universities you have attended, or in which you are currently enrolled. These records must show your name, the name of the university attended, enrollment dates, coursework completed and grades assigned. Your bachelor's degree must be in science, mathematics, computer science, engineering or a related discipline. Your degree also must come from an accredited institution, and you must have attained a B average, to be considered.
Work experience is not a requirement for this master's program. However, the admissions committee values applicants with at least one year of professional experience. You must include a résumé with your application that highlights:
Work and internship experience.
Stevens often invites master's candidates to interview prior to making an admissions decision. If you are selected for an interview after submitting your application, you will receive instructions via email.
Your application must include two letters of recommendation. The strongest applications will include one letter from a current supervisor, and one from a former supervisor or previous employer who can speak to your leadership potential and discuss your professional performance.
Given the highly technical nature of this degree, students are required to have completed one semester of calculus prior to starting the program. Stevens offers a noncredit calculus course for students needing to satisfy this requirement.