Online Doctor of Engineering in Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning

Application Process

Applicants for admission to the Online Doctor of Engineering in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning program must follow the steps outlined below:

Step One: Review the Admissions Requirements

    • A bachelor’s and master’s degree, at least one of which must be in the following field: engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics, or a closely related field.
    • A minimum graduate level GPA of 3.2
    • TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE scores are required of all applicants who are not citizens of countries where English is the official language.  Check our International Students Page to learn about the SEAS English language requirements and exemption policy. Test scores may not be more than two years old.
    • Note: GRE and GMAT scores are not required to complete the application packet, but can be submitted to strengthen the application.

    Our doctoral programs are highly selective; meeting minimum admissions requirements does not guarantee admission.

Step Two: Submit the Following Documents

  • Completed Application for Admission (will be available starting in January 2024)
  • Request that official transcripts, in English, be sent to our office directly from all colleges or universities attended, whether or not a degree was earned. Contact the institutions you attended previously to learn the process for requesting official transcripts. Transcripts should be sent to (if sent electronically), or via mail to:
    • Online Engineering Programs
      The George Washington University
      170 Newport Center Drive
      Suite 260
      Newport Beach, CA 92660
  • Statement of Purpose – In an essay of 250 words or less, state your purpose in undertaking graduate study at The George Washington University. Describe your academic objectives, research interests, and career plans.
  • Up-to-date resume.
  • English Language Requirements (if applicable) – TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE scores.

Normally official transcripts must be received before an admission decision is rendered for the Doctor of Engineering program.

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