Education That Works
Our students work hard. In turn, our department works hard for them. Our Nuclear Engineering degree programs are recognized and respected nationally and internationally. Our graduate program is ranked #3 US News & World Report Best Engineering Graduate Schools.
Bachelor of Science
We offer an ABET-accredited BS degree in nuclear engineering, as well as a minor in nuclear engineering. We also offer an Accelerated Bachelor’s/ Master’s (ABM) Program in two tracks, the BS-MS and the BS-MNE.
Our Master of Science (MS) degree with thesis is intended for graduate students interested in research. Our non-thesis master’s degree (MNE) is designed to prepare students for professional engineering careers and can be completed online or in the classroom. We also offer an Accelerated Bachelor’s/Master’s (ABM) Program in two tracks, the BS-MS and the BS-MNE.
Doctor of Philosophy
The Doctor of Philosophy is pursued by outstanding students with an intense interest in independent study and research. It requires advanced coursework and research beyond the master’s degree, a written and oral comprehensive preliminary examination, a written dissertation, and a final oral defense of the research.
Can’t make it to campus? Through Engineering Online, we offer a non-thesis master’s degree (MNE).
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