MENG Graduation Requirements

  • Thirty semester hours of graduate courses are required. Any undergraduate courses taken to make up deficiencies do not count towards the 30 hours.
  • A common foundation of nine semester hours chosen from BME 555, BME 564, CE 501, EGR 590, BUS 545.
  • Up to nine semester hours of graduate coursework may be taken outside of Engineering relevant to the student's chosen concentration and career interests. This includes BUS 545.
  • All courses (foundation courses, courses outside of Engineering, concentration area courses) must be approved by the graduate program director.
  • A thesis is not required. However an optional thesis or project may be used as part of the major requirements. A combined maximum of six semester hours of graduate coursework is allowed for thesis and/or projects.


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