Master of Science in Product Development Engineering
University of Southern California

Program Details

The M.S. in Product Development Engineering program focuses on the engineering discipline, ranging from technology to systems. From the engineering viewpoint, product development can be seen as a process from invention, design, planning, production, to service phases. Three types of knowledge are needed for an engineer to go through these phases:

  • knowledge to generate new product ideas
  • knowledge to evaluate these ideas
  • knowledge to structure and manage the development process

Requirements

  • An undergraduate degree in engineering, math or hard science from a regionally-accredited university
  • Satisfactory cumulative undergraduate GPA (grade point average)
  • Satisfactory GRE test scores
  • Satisfactory performance in previous coursework related to the intended major
  • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
  • Resume/CV
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Letters of Recommendation (3 Highly Recommended)

School Accreditation Statement

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission