Pursue a graduate degree to enhance your career goals.
There are many degree choices in the College of Engineering and Applied Science. Add to your knowledge and immediate or future career needs with a graduate certificate designed to give you career-ready skills without a full degree. Or consider a Master of Engineering degree for an applied, non-thesis course of study. Master of Science degrees offer thesis-based or research-based degrees. Continue your academic education and research with a PhD.
Master of Science
Master of Science degrees emphasize original research-based work and require a thesis for completion, making it the ideal degree for graduates who wish to pursue a PhD after completing their master’s program.
Master of Engineering
Master of Engineering degrees are technical master’s degrees for students who have an undergraduate degree in engineering and would like a master’s degree in a specific fieldwork area. Students without an undergraduate degree in engineering may need to take additional coursework.
Master of Engineering degrees are technical master’s degrees for students who have an undergraduate degree in engineering and would like a master’s degree in a specific fieldwork area. Students without an undergraduate degree in engineering may need to take additional coursework. These degrees are offered online for maximum student flexibility.
PhD in Engineering
The PhD is a terminal degree that qualifies the degree holder to teach in their chosen subject field at the university level, work in research areas in their specialized field, or continue to actively pursue research for publication. Candidates pursue extensive and original research and present results in a thesis or dissertation. Students will have a tenured professor serve as advisor based on the research interest area.
Graduate certificates provide the opportunity for working professionals to enhance career pathways, keep up-to-date in your field, add to your credentials, and prepare you for specialization with your industry. Many courses offered online for maximum student flexibility.