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Master of Engineering—MEng

Fast Facts

  • 4:1 student-to-faculty ratio
  • More than $4.5 million in annual research expenditures

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Graduate Programs in Engineering (MEng)

Engineers who enter the Masters of Engineering have the opportunity to go beyond the discipline they graduated in and broaden their skills. Most students that graduate with a Masters degree enjoy increased salaries and better opportunities to move into management positions. The University offers degree concentrations in:

The Master of Engineering degree is intended to be a professional degree program where the candidate demonstrates advanced ability in course work with opportunities in advanced independent design and project experience. It meets the need for flexibility for students who want to expand their knowledge in more than one discipline or to change disciplines as they plan careers in industrial markets, in small- to medium-sized businesses, as well as other professional areas.

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Master's Degree: Course Work Option

This option requires a minimum of 30 credits be earned through course work. Research credits may be used on a case-by-case basis following the approval of the graduate program director. 

A graduate program may require an oral or written examination before conferring the degree and may require more than the minimum credits listed here:

Distribution of course work credit 
5000–6000 series (minimum)18 credits
3000–4000 level (maximum)12 credits