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I graduated with 2.7 undergrad, and currently pursuing a masters degree and will graduate with 3.3. I plan to apply for PhD programs in engineering for 2017 Fall.
Here is my question: Many schools state that they require 3.0 GPA or so, but how do I know that whether they intend undergrad GPA?
Do you think should I apply to such school that states that
Minimum GPA: The MS and PhD program has a minimum GPA requirement of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
Is it waste of my time if I have stellar letters of references and cool research experiences?