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Master of Science in Systems Engineering

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Systems Engineering program is designed for students who want to focus on how complex engineering projects should be managed, designed, and operated.  This program involves the organization and integration of individual parts into a coherent, efficiently functioning system as students learn to integrate their knowledge in engineering, mathematics, and other related fields with other elements of engineering and operations in order to visualize and create the big picture.  Graduates will be able to take part in an array of intriguing positions, including being part of an integrated product team, overseeing the design of cutting-edge aircraft, developing a communications satellite, running simulations on operational concepts for a product release, or playing an integral role in one of many other engineering endeavors.

Requirements

  • Must possess a bachelor's degree in engineering, science, mathematics, statistics, or other related fields from an accredited academic institution
  • A 3.0 GPA
  • GRE
  • Three recommendation letters
  • Transcripts
  • Resume
  • A personal-professional statement

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education