Master of Engineering in Materials Science & Engineering
University of Virginia

Program Details

The online ME in Materials Science & Engineering degree program is designed to provide graduate level instruction in Materials Science and Engineering to industrial personnel in any location. Courses are taught live on campus in the afternoon or early evening and transmitted to online learners in real time. Two-way video and audio communication capabilities allow online learners to have direct interaction with the classroom. Courses cover topics in:

  • Electronic & Crystal Structure of Materials 
  • Defects & Microstructure in Materials
  • Thermodynamics & Phase Equilibria of Materials
  • Kinetics of Transport & Transformations in Materials

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Virginia is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)