ME Degree Program Requirements

The following are the minimum requirements:

  • Thirty credit hours
  • Eighteen credit hours of graduate coursework
  • One credit hour of project work
  • Two credit hours of seminar
  • Two semesters in residence
  • An average of B or better for all graduate coursework applied toward the ME degree is required for graduation.
  • A maximum of 10 credit hours of transfer graduate credit may be awarded upon submitting a formal request to the dean of the graduate school; official transcripts must be presented with the request.
  • All work must be completed in two calendar years.

Specialty Areas
All ME students must pass a group of core courses in one of the following specialty areas: environmental, geotechnical, structural or water resources engineering.