Students in the Master of Engineering programs pay a special tuition rate, which is not fully covered by graduate assistantships, fellowships or tuition remission. Additional graduate student fees are charged. Tuition and fees are subject to change.
Tuition rates for on-campus and online classes are not the same.
Tuition rates do not differ between residents and non-residents of Maryland.
Current program tuition and fees are available on the Office of Advanced Engineering Education web site.
Students taking courses for the Master of Engineering degree work with an advisor to identify a course of study based on the student’s professional interests.
The online program's student advisor is FPE Professor and Chair Jim Milke (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The on-campus program's student advisor is FPE Professor Arnaud Trouvé (email@example.com).
Applicants should have a B.S. degree in engineering or a related field from an accredited institution.
Applicants should have an undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0/4.0.
Prior to applying, applicants should have taken the following four (4) prerequisite courses: differential equations, fluid mechanics, heat transfer, and structural mechanics. Note: Structural mechanics is not required for students interested in pursuing an online Graduate Certificate in Engineering.
Applicants from non-English speaking countries must satisfy the requirements of the University of Maryland's office of International Student & Scholar Services (ISSS), which generally involves submitting scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS), financial certification, and visa documentation. Please see the Graduate Admissions Process for International applicants for more information.