Aug 17, 2019
Program Code: MS_599B
CIP Code: 15.0612
Program of Study for the Master of Science in Technology
Admission Requirements: Baccalaureate degree* from an accredited college or university; complete application to the Graduate School ; official general GRE exam scores; statement of career goals.
To be considered for admission, applicants must meet the criteria for admission to the Graduate School . Meeting this condition does not guarantee admission.
*Students selecting the Renewable Energy Engineering concentration must hold bachelor’s degrees in engineering, science, or related fields and have completed a college-level calculus sequence, differential equations, and a two-semester calculus-based physics sequence. Students selecting the Sustainable Design and Construction concentration must hold a bachelor’s degree in architecture, engineering, construction science/management, interior design, or a related field.
Location: On Campus
Course Requirements for the Master of Science in Technology
Total Required (Minimum 36 Hours)
Foundation Courses (3 Hours)
Research Core (6 or 9 Hours)
Choose One of the Following Courses
Concentration Requirements (24 or 27 Hours)
Graduate Core (9 Hours)
Approved Coursework (12 Hours)
- 12 hours of approved coursework related to Appropriate Technology; see the Graduate Coordinator in the Department of Sustainable Technology and the Built Environment for the specified list.
Graduate Electives (3-6 Hours)
- 3-6 hours of graduate electives
Other Requirements for the MS in Technology
- Thesis: Optional
- Proficiency: None required
- Candidacy: Required for thesis option; awarded upon approval of thesis committee and prospectus
- Comprehensive: Written Exam and Oral Presentation for Technical Competencies - Students selecting the non-thesis option will have a written and oral exam covering coursework included on their program of study. The written exam is typically completed during the third semester of graduate study, During the last one-third of the program and no later than the last regular class day of the semester, there will be an oral presentation of technical competencies to the program committee.
- Product of Learning: Not required