Graduate Program-Department of Materials Science and Engineering - Carnegie Mellon University

Graduate study in MSE systematically develops the fundamental scientific and engineering principles that govern the behavior and application of materials.

The Master of Science in Materials Science and Engineering degree is course-based and can be completed in one year. The Master of Science in Materials Science degree requires equal numbers of research and coursework units, and can be completed in two years (three or four semesters). Students can also study for a Masters degree on a part time basis. The Doctoral degree is research-based and can be completed in four years or less.