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Stevens Institute of Technology - 2016

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Engineering Information

Degree Requirements

Bachelor's Degree Requirements

Requirements are course based but typical credit load of 136 credit hours for engineering programs(a few more for some programs) comprised of a common broad core set of courses and departmental requirements and electives. The BS in Computer Science has a lower credit count of approx. 128 credits.

Master's Degree Requirements

30 credit hours, consisting of courses or courses and a thesis with a maximum of 10 credit hours.

Doctoral Degree Requirements

All new Fall 2012 entering students, 84 credit hours beyond the baccalaurate degree, at least 30 credit hours of which must be the dissertation. A prior master's degree may be transferred for up to 30 credits without specific course descriptions with approval of the department and the Dean of Graduate Studies. Up to one-third of additional course credits may be transferred with the approval of the thesis committee and the Dean of Graduate Studies. The grade of "B" (3.0 GPA) or better is required for such courses and such courses may not have been already used to obtain an academic degree.