Master of Science in Mechanical & Nuclear Engineering
Virginia Commonwealth University

Program Details

The online MS in Mechanical & Nuclear Engineering degree program from Virginia Commonwealth University is designed to provide students with learning opportunities for acquiring a broad foundation of engineering knowledge including business and manufacturing aspects; an in-depth research experience at the frontiers of engineering; and skills for lifelong learning and professional development. Students may choose either the thesis or non-thesis option, both of which explore:

  • Mechanical & Nuclear Engineering Analysis
  • Mechanical & Nuclear Engineering Continuum Mechanics
  • Topics in Nuclear Engineering 

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Virginia Commonwealth University 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), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Additional Materials May Be Requested