Degree Contact:UA Catalog Listing Graduate School Listing Degree Works
The doctorate requires 48 credit hours of coursework past the bachelor’s degree, a comprehensive qualifying exam and a dissertation. Students with a master’s degree will receive credit for 24 hours of course work. The dissertation will document original research that makes a significant contribution to the profession. Doctoral students must spend two consecutive semesters, possibly including a summer, in residence as full-time students engaged in coursework.
For additional information about mechanical engineering graduate programs, contact Dr. Steve Shepard.