Materials Science and Engineering MS

Degree Requirements

The following requirements are in addition to, or further elaborate upon, those requirements outlined in The Graduate School Policy Guide.


Total Units Required: 12

(No financial aid available)

Courses only program:

Course Title
Departmental courses (8 units, 5 of which must be 400-level, excluding 499)
Elective courses (4 units, including courses from other departments)

Dual NU/SJTU program:

Nine taught courses, including:

  • 6 Departmental courses (5 of which must be 400-level)
  • At least 2 courses outside MSE
  • Plus three units of MAT_SCI 590-0 Research