Advanced Manufacturing


At ISU we are dedicated to your success as a graduate student. As a first step, we have collected information on application requirements as well as links where you can find further information. We encourage you to explore. We want to thank you for the opportunity to learn about your career goals and research interests and to highlight how our program can meet your needs.

Contact: Ann Hawkins
Phone: 515-294-0838
E-mail Address:

Certificate Funding Options

This Certificate program does not currently qualify for Federal Financial Aid. The following funding options are available:


ISU-wide: Academic Records, GPA, Statement of Purpose, Letters of Recommendation

Application Deadlines: January 15 for Fall Admissions and September 1 for Spring Admissions; For full consideration, all materials must be submitted and part of your application file by the deadline.

Program Requires GRE: Yes

Program Requires GMAT : No

Materials Needed: Resume, Transcripts, Statement of Purpose, Letters of Recommendation (LOR), and official GRE and TOEFL/IELTS scores.
Minimum 3.0/4.0 GPA or equivalent required. Recommended minimum GRE scores are 145 (Verbal), 155 (Quantitative) and 3.0 (Writing).
If your undergraduate or graduate degree is from Iowa State, the GRE requirement can be waived.

Additional International Requirements:

English Proficiency Minimum:

TOEFL Paper (PBT) 550
TOEFL Internet (iBT) 79
PTE 53
Duolingo 105

Program Will Review Without TOEFL or IELTS:No

Financial Statement: Application