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Tulane University - 2016

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Engineering Information

Degree Requirements

Bachelor's Degree Requirements

A candidate for degree must have passed all courses specified in the departmental curriculum with an overall grade point average of not less than 2.0. In addition, the student must make a 2.0 average in the requirements for the major. The last two semesters of course work toward the degree must be completed at Tulane University.

Master's Degree Requirements

MASTER'S WITH THESIS: GPA requirement: 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Credit hours required for degree: 24. Thesis may be completed in absentia and continuous registration is mandatory. Final examination required. Elimination from program is based upon 2 or more failing grades (two "B-" equals a failing grade and any grade below "B-" is a failing grade). MASTER'S WITHOUT THESIS: GPA requirement: 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Credit hours required for degree: 30. Elimination from program is based upon 2 or more failing grades (two "B-" equals a failing grade and any grade below "B-" is a failing grade).

Doctoral Degree Requirements

GPA requirement 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Credit hours required for degree: 48. Dissertation may be completed in absentia and continuous registration is mandatory. Master's degree not required. Residency requirement: one year of residence. Dissertation is in the form of any approved and significant contribution to science or the engineering profession. Elimination from program is based upon 2 failing grades (two "B-" equals a failing grade and any grade below "B-" is a failing grade).