Master of Supply Chain Analytics Admissions

"UPS, as an organization, is built to support our customers' supply chains that are often critical to their overall business strategy. To improve our service level and customer satisfaction, we extensively use business analytics and advanced modeling tools to analyze the interconnectivity of various supply chain components. We are delighted to see Rutgers launching a first-of-its-kind supply chain analytics MS program that will provide UPS access to much-needed talent that not only has the analytics skill set but also supply chain functional knowledge."

- Sunny Nastase, President, Enterprise Accounts of Healthcare at UPS

Get started on your application today. You'll need an undergraduate transcript, test scores, a resume, plus a few other documents if you are joining us internationally. A full breakdown of requirements and the application process is below. 

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Have questions about admissions criteria and requirements? Email our Graduate Admissions office.


Getting Started



Application Deadlines

Spring term November 1st (international applicants)
December 1st (domestic applicants)
Fall Term March 15th (international applicants)
June 15th (domestic applicants)

Tuition and Fees

Tuition - New Jersey Residents $13,158.50
Tuition - Out of State Residents $22,844.50
Campus Fee $832.50
Computer Fee $163.50
NJPIRG Fee (Optional Fee) $11.20
School Fee $356.00
Tuition - Per credit, New Jersey Residents $1,097
Tuition - Per credit, Out of State Residents $1,904
Campus Fee $290.25
Computer Fee (Subject to Credit Hours) $81 - $156
NJPIRG Fee (Optional Fee) $5.50
School Fee $167.50
  • Employees on temporary work visas: New Jersey residency regulations do not recognize temporary work visas (H1) as evidence of residency; thus you will be paying out of state tuition. However, you can apply for a reduced tuition rate by following the instructions here.


Housing and Dining

  • Housing - Newark Campus
  • Housing - Livingston Campus
  • Dining Services - Newark Campus
  • Dining Services - Livingston Campus


Start Your Application

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Application Checklist

In addition to the Online Application, applicants must complete the following:

  1. Application fee (non-refundable) of $70
    Checks and money orders should be made payable to Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey. Do not send cash. This can also be paid online via a credit card.

    The application fee is waived for all military and veteran applicants. If you fall into this category, please e-mail Yulissa Ortiz at PRIOR to submitting your application and send her a copy of your DD 214 form or a copy of your military ID card.

  2. Official Transcripts
    Applicants must mail in an official transcript for each undergraduate and graduate institution attended.
    For Rutgers graduates, please note that even though you are applying to Rutgers as an alumnus, you still need to contact the Registrar's office and request your official transcript be mailed to our office.
     *Applicants holding international transcripts do not need to have their transcripts evaluated unless advised by the Rutgers Business School Admissions Committee.  
  3. GMAT or GRE Test Results
    Official GMAT or GRE test results, taken within five years from the term of entrance, are required.
    1. GMAT code: QK5-XT-59
    2. GRE code: 5529

    Applicants holding one of the following degrees are exempt from the GMAT/GRE: JD, PhD, MD, or PharmD.
    Applicants can be waived from the GMAT/GRE requirement on a case-by-case basis. To request a waiver, please e-mail your resume, date of birth, and a copy of your transcript, certification or other related materials attended to: with a subject titled “MSCA GMAT/GRE waiver request”.
    Please click here to try a sample GMAT quiz.

  4. Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), IELTS, or Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic)
    You must submit the TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE Academic test if your native language is not English.  This is not required of students who have obtained an undergraduate or graduate degree in the U.S. or other English speaking countries (Canada, England, etc...); or have been working in the U.S. for at least three years.
    1. TOEFL Code: B355 - Rutgers Business School requires a minimum score of 90.
    2. IELTS: Please contact IELTS and have your score sent to our office (address listed below).  Rutgers Business School requires a minimum score of 6.5.
    3. PTE Academic is a computer-based academic English language proficiency test designed to measure reading, writing, listening and speaking skills, as they are used in an academic setting. Rutgers Business School requires a minimum score of 68.
  5. You must provide two letters of recommendation
    Letters of recommendation can either be submitted through the online application or they can be mailed to our office directly by the recommender on company letterhead.
  6. Submit your resume
    Your resume can be submitted through the online application.
  7. Essay
    You are required to write an essay, preferably covering the following topics:
    • Why are you interested in supply chain analytics?
    • What are your career objectives?
    • How does your background (skills, academic preparation and work experience) prepare you to succeed in supply chain analytics?
      Why did you choose this program at Rutgers Business School?
  8. International Applicants
    Additional requirements apply to international applicants. Click here for instructions.

    The Master of Supply Chain Analytics program qualifies as a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) field for international students that are considering Optional Practical Training (OPT). More information about OPT and STEM is available at U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement


Mailing address for all supporting documents

Rutgers Business School — Newark and New Brunswick
Office of Graduate Admissions
1 Washington Park, 6th Floor
Newark, New Jersey 07102

If you have any questions about admissions criteria or requirements, please contact the RBS Graduate Admissions office at (973) 353-1234 or