Master’s Program

EER Graduate Student Manual

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 Courses

  • 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

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