12 months
1174 USD/credit 35220 USD/year
1174 USD/credit 35220 USD/year
291 USD/credit 8730 USD/year
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The M.S. in Engineering at Florida Gulf Coast University prepares students with superior technical and professional skills. We believe in a more personal approach, with smaller class sizes and full-time faculty who work closely with students in an innovative and entrepreneurial atmosphere.


The Engineering program from Florida Gulf Coast University offers students full- or part-time courses, during the late afternoon or evening. 

The M.S.E. program offers emphasis areas in environmental engineering and renewable energy engineering. We offer small class sizes and opportunities for research and professional development.

Our program has three available emphasis areas: Environmental Engineering and Renewable Energy Engineering.

Graduates with M.S. in Engineering from Florida Gulf Coast University will be able to:

  • Apply higher level math, science and engineering skills to research and/or design engineering systems, components, or processes to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability and sustainability.
  • Understand the professional and ethical responsibilities associated with engineering practice and engineering research.
  • Use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice and engineering research.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Surface Water Quality Modeling
  • Contaminant Transport
  • Bioremediation
  • Direct Energy Conservation
  • Smart Power Grids 
  • Biofuels
  • Business Law for Engineers and Entrepreneurs
  • Numerical Methods in Engineering
  • Environmental Thermodynamics 
  • Research Methods 
  • Renewable Sustainable Systems 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
145 (verbal)
150 (quantitative)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • FGCU graduate application 
  • Official academic transcripts from every college or university attended 
  • Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution 
  • Resume
    • Three recommendations, at least one from academic reference
    • Statement of objectives, stating intended concentration (less than 2 pages)

    Tuition Fee

    To alway see correct tuition fees
    • International

      35220 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 1174 USD per credit during 12 months.
    • National

      35220 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 1174 USD per credit during 12 months.
    • In-State

      8730 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 291 USD per credit during 12 months.

    Living costs for Fort Myers Beach

    900 - 1400 USD /month
    Living costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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