24 months
Duration
30906 USD/year
30906 USD/year
11700 USD/year
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About

The Master of Materials Science and Engineering at North Carolina State University is a thesis degree that requires 30 credit hours of graduate course work of which 6 credit hours are thesis research (MSE 695).

Overview

Key facts

The Department of Materials Science and Engineering at NC State has become well-known as a small and friendly department that provides unique and high-impact opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students.

The Master of Materials Science and Engineering at North Carolina State University is a thesis degree that requires 30 credit hours of graduate course work of which 6 credit hours are thesis research (MSE 695). 

In fact, many of today’s industrial problems await materials solutions:

  • electrical engineers ask for better semiconductors
  • computer technology demands materials that store more and more information.

Accreditation

North Carolina State University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the associate, baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033 or call 404.679.4500 for questions about the accreditation of NC State University.Contact the Commission only in relation to the university’s compliance with accreditation requirements. Normal inquiries about admission requirements, educational programs, and financial aid should be directed to the University.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mechanical Properties of Structural Materials 
  • Structure and Properties of Engineering Materials 
  • Materials Science of Biomaterials 
  • Experimental Methods for Structural Analysis of Materials 
  • Mathematical Methods for Materials Engineers 
  • Materials Science and Engineering Seminar 
  • Structure of Materials at the Nanoscale 
  • Thermodynamics of Materials 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
    • Personal Statement
    • Three letters of recommendation
    • Transcripts
    • Interview/resume/essays
    • Test Scores
    • Proof of English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30906 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30906 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    30906 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30906 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    11700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11700 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Raleigh

1085 - 1853 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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