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Master of Science in Reliability & Maintainability Engineering

School Details

The University of Tennessee is a public, 4-year, land-grant university headquartered in the city of Knoxville, Tennessee. The school is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the country and was founded in 1794. During the Civil War, the school was considered to be the bastion of Union sympathies and the school suffered major structural damage during the Battle of Fort Sanders. Additional campuses were built and the UT University System was created in 1968. Today, University of Tennessee in Knoxville is the flagship institution of the statewide University of Tennessee system.

The school offers bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees from the following colleges:

  • Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources
  • Architecture and Design
  • Arts and Sciences
  • Business Administration
  • Communication and Information
  • Health, Education, and Human Sciences
  • Engineering
  • Law
  • Nursing
  • Social Work
  • Veterinary Medicine
  • University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI)



  • Have earned a bachelor’s degree from an accredited undergraduate program in engineering or physics
  • Students from other appropriate disciplines (e.g. chemistry, mathematics, etc.) can be admitted but additional engineering courses may be required
  • Must have, as a minimum, competency in mathematics through ordinary differential equations
  • GRE scores
  • Transcripts
  • Other application materials may be required

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges