Chemical and Biomedical Engineering

Application Process 4+1 MSCHE

Application Package

(Please submit all the Materials at the Department Office, FH455)

  • Application to the Accelerated MS Program 
    download Application Form

  • Recommendation from one CHE-BME Faculty 
    Can be a letter on letterhead or an e-mail to

  • Career plan describing why and how this program will enhance the student’s scholarly and career goals.

Supporting Programs

The curriculum suggested for students in an Accelerated Masters Program is consistent with a number of Scholarship Programs available at Cleveland State

Please visit these pages and see if you are eligible for one or several of these Programs:

Choose Ohio First Scholarship Programs (COFSP)

When to Apply

Students are eligible to apply for the program after they have completed sixty-five (65) credit hours, 
typically at the end of the sophomore year (with at least 30 credit hours at CSU).

Students must apply before they enter the last 30 credit hours required to earn their undergraduate degree 
(residency requirement), typically at the end of the junior year.

Reduction in Total Credit Hours: 9-12 credit-hours

Students can take up to twelve (12) credits at Graduate-level after being admitted to the Program.

Please make sure you review the Graduate College Guidelines for Accelerated Masters Programs.