M.Sc. On Campus

Sustainable Transportation and Logistics

University at Buffalo

18 months
23100 USD/year
23100 USD/year
11310 USD/year
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The Sustainable Transportation and Logistics program of the University at Buffalo is a 30-credit hour program. Students opting to complete it full-time can finish in 1 - 1.5 years.

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The Sustainable Transportation and Logistics program of the University at Buffalo is designed to provide ample opportunities for learning state-of-the art knowledge and industry best practices validated with industry interactions.

It can also be pursued on a part-time basis to enable those working in industry to benefit from the program.


The curriculum consists of five courses that are designed to provide a common platform of relevant engineering principles & practices, coupled with managerial concepts & practices. Upon entering the program, the candidates will complete these five core courses as a cohort, followed by five courses in one of the following two tracks: (1) Transportation or (2) Logistics.

Culminating Experience

The degree culminates in one of three options: All course option, Master’s Thesis, or Master's Project. Students have the choice which path they wish to take to complete their degree requirements. The intended culminating experience will change the nature of the student's course plan, as each option changes the minimum number of electives a student needs to take to complete their degree requirements.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Logistics and Distribution Management
  • Operations Research
  • Supply Chains: Design, Modeling and Optimization
  • Transportation Systems Modeling Fundamentals
  • Statistical and Econometric Methods
  • Discrete Choice Analysis

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  • Full-time
    • 18 months

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30 alternative credits


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Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 15 credit hours of mathematics and/or economics, and at least one calculus course
  • Students from all majors are encouraged to apply including, but not limited to: engineering, business administration, marketing, supply chain management, transportation, economics, geography, urban planning, etc
  • Undergraduate grades: The minimum cumulative undergraduate grade-point-average (GPA) for admission to the institute’s interdisciplinary master's degree is 2.8
  • GRE/GMAT exam scores (optional): a quantitative GRE / GMAT score in the 65th to 75th percentile
  • Two letters of recommendation; letters from professors who know the student are preferred, but professional sources (supervisors at work, etc.) are acceptable
  • A statement outlining past accomplishments, professional objectives, special interests, and educational plans

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11550 USD per semester during 18 months.
  • National

    23100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11550 USD per semester during 18 months.
  • In-State

    11310 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5655 USD per semester during 18 months.

Living costs for Buffalo

920 - 1560 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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