Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Engineering*

Program Information

The Doctor of Philosophy* (PhD) degree is granted in recognition of high achievement in scholarship and an ability to apply engineering fundamentals to the solution of complex technical problems. Students are expected to pursue a broad program of study, pass all prescribed examinations, and submit an innovative, high-quality applied engineering dissertation as described in the section on Degree Requirements. For general information please contact the Program Director:

Chandra Kothapalli, Ph.D.

For detailed information on our Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering specializations, please visit the graduate catalog links below:

Applied Biomedical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

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Approved Courses for General Engineering Requirements

*Once the program is approved by the HLC, we will notify you when we may begin enrolling students.