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College of Engineering / Program / Master of Science - Materials Engineering

Why this degree?

The non-thesis Master of Science provide students an advanced level of knowledge in mechanical properties, materials structure, materials thermodynamics, kinetics and electrical, optical and magnetic properties of materials.

You are eligible to apply if...

  • You hold a bachelor's degree in engineering or equivalent from an institution of recognized standing
  • Applicants with degrees in other science, technology, engineering and mathematics disciplines are encouraged to apply and may be required to complete undergraduate materials engineering courses before official admission into the graduate program
  • GRE scores and TOEFL scores for international students

To complete the program you must...

  • Complete a minimum of 33 credit hours of graduate (6000/7000) level course work which include:
    • Five core courses
      • MATL 6106
      • MATL 6206
      • MATL 6306
      • MATL 6406
      • MATL 7056
    • MATL 7986 - Special Project
    •  May include a maximum of 6 credit hours of transfer credit
  • Plan of study approved by student's advisory committe before the end of the second semester
  • Pass an on-campus oral examination
  • Complete a final presentation (approximately one hour) on materials engineering project

What can you expect?

  • Once admitted into Auburn Engineering's graduate online program, you will work with the graduate program officer to create a plan of study:

Applying for the Master of Science - Materials Engineering