Considering Graduate School?

Cornell Engineering students explore and choose a variety of graduate school paths. While some engineers go directly into graduate programs after leaving Cornell, others explore opportunities in industry before pursuing further education. 

Where Cornell Engineers Go

Check out the Post Graduate Reports to see where Cornell Engineers attend graduate school and the degrees they pursued. Review alumni profiles on LinkedIn info to identify graduate programs Cornell Engineers completed after, or while working in industry.

Engineering Programs

If you are considering an M.Eng., M.S., or Ph.D. in an engineering discipline, talk to your faculty. They are experts in their field and can provide helpful information for identifying relevant programs and in preparing strong application materials.   

Law, Medicine, or Other Non-Engineering Programs

Cornell Career Services provides a wealth of information and resources for students considering graduate school, including information on choosing a program, the timeline for applying, required application materials, graduate admissions tests, and financing graduate school.

Students interested in medicine or other health careersshould connect with Engineering Advising.