Students may apply for and be admitted to a stand-alone master’s program in EER that is intended to serve as either a terminal degree or a complementary degree for a student completing a Ph.D. in another engineering degree. The M.S. degree requires 30 credits of coursework, (10 courses) as shown in the table below.
Course and credit requirements for EER M.S.
|Category||# courses||# credits|
|Engineering Education Core||2||6 (minimum)|
|Research Methods Core||3||9 (minimum)|
|Specialization Electives||5||15 (minimum)|
- EER 601: Foundations of Engineering Education Research (3 credits, to be offered every year)
- EER 602: Introduction to Theoretical Frameworks (3 credits, to be offered every year)
- Research methods core: 3 courses
- Specialization electives: 5 courses