Doctor of Philosophy in Energy Engineering
University of North Dakota

Program Details

The online Doctor of Philosophy in Energy Engineering program offers a graduate education that focuses on energy engineering fundamentals, independent research, and career preparation, with the flexibility to customize the program according to the students’ interests.  The program helps you master fundamental topics in energy engineering and apply them to research problems with practical significance while you learn to be proficient at research and at designing, conducting, and managing independent energy or energy-related research projects.  Students can perform research in broad categories such as:

  • Stationary power generation
  • Production of liquid and gaseous fuels and specialty chemicals
  • Transmission and distribution systems
  • Environmental cleanup and protection
  • Integration into new technologies

Learning Pace


% Online

Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of North Dakota is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • This program has on-campus residency requirements.