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Northern Illinois University - 2016

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Engineering Information

Degree Requirements

Bachelor's Degree Requirements

All engineering majors must fulfill the university's general education requirements and the requirements of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). While transfer students with A.A. or A.S. degree may have already completed the university's general education requirements, their course work must include 18 hours of general education course work which fulfills ABET requirements.

Master's Degree Requirements

Students must take a minimum of 30 semester hours of graduate credit with a minimum GPA of 3.00. This average must be earned over all NIU graduate courses required in the student's program as well as over all graduate work taken at NIU.

Doctoral Degree Requirements

Not applicable.