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Master of Engineering

The 30-credit master’s of engineering program is designed for both full-time students and full-time working professionals. The program is fully customizable with courses offered in civil, electrical, and mechanical engineering, as well as computer science.

Program Highlights

  • Flexible course load
  • Collaborative and interdisciplinary curriculum
  • Core foundation in professionalism and ethics, analytics and computing, and open-ended problem solving
  • Electives from engineering, business, education, nursing, and communication studies
  • Opportunities for research and special projects with engineering faculty
  • Small class sizes
  • Hands-on learning
  • Accessible to students without an engineering undergraduate degree with sufficient prerequisite courses

Curriculum

The program is structured to allow most students to complete the coursework in 12 months if attending full-time. It is also fine to spread the courses out over several years. An example for a 12 month program course plan is shown below. The program electives may be taken during any academic term depending on the student’s desired course load. 30 credits of graduate courses are required. The electives in the program are intended to help a student focus in a specific topic area. Clusters of classes are available for specific focus areas.

Fall Spring Summer
  • Foundation Course 1
  • Foundation Course 2
  • Elective 1
  • Elective 2
  • Foundation Course 3
  • Elective 3
  • Elective 4
  • Elective 5
  • Elective 6
  • Elective 7

Admissions

  • Review the pre-requisite courses.
  • Rolling admissions cycle – submit an online application.
  • Acceptance letters typically go out a month or two after the rolling admission review dates.
  • Non-refundable deposit of $500 due one month after acceptance. The deposit will be applied toward your first semester tuition when you start the program.

Contact

For questions, please contact Lindsay Chelton, academic program counselor for the engineering graduate program.

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Vilialdo Robles - Class of 2019
Master's of Engineering

"By entering the master’s of engineering program, I wanted to utilize opportunities to further my passion and career. "

Learn more about Vilialdo Robles

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Mary Ryan '21 - Class of 2021
Master's of Engineering

"As a part-time graduate student, I am able to advance my engineering career and participate in a geotechnical research project."

Learn more about Mary Ryan