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University of Nevada, Las Vegas - 2016

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Dual Degrees

Graduate Engineering Dual Degree Program Description

The dual M.S. in Electrical Engineering and Mathematical Sciences program is designed for those who want to pursue the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering or a career in Electrical Engineering with emphasis in applied Mathematics. The program prepares graduate students with complementing educational components covering electrical engineering and mathematics, which is the basis of all engineering. The students graduating from this program will be well-prepared with a well-rounded background.

Admission Requirements
Applicants must satisfy the minimum requirements of the M.S.E. â€" Electrical Engineering program and the MS â€" Mathematics program. If denied by one program, the applicant will have the option of proceeding with a single degree program with departmental approval.

Dual Degree Track with MS MATH
Degree Requirements

All M.S.E.E. candidates must maintain an overall minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.00 (B) and a minimum GPA of 3.00 (B) each semester. Students who do not maintain an overall GPA of 3.00 (B) and a GPA of 3.00 (B) each semester will either be placed on probation or expelled from the program. The Electrical and Computer Engineering Graduate Committee and/or the Graduate College will determine the terms of the student’s probation in accordance with the rules of the Graduate College.

All regular status admitted graduate students must file an approved program before the completion of their second semester. The student’s advisor and the graduate coordinator must approve this program. All regular and provisional status graduate students must show satisfactory progress towards completion of their degree by completing at least six credits of their approved program per calendar year. If progress towards their degree program is not satisfactory, students will either be placed on probation or expelled from the program.

Specific requirements for the MSEE and MS MATH degrees can be found at
or call the UNLV College of Engineering Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at 702-895-4183