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Boston University - 2016

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Engineering Information

Degree Requirements

Bachelor's Degree Requirements

Depending on the engineering program chosen, up to 130-136 semester credits of prescribed courses are required for the Bachelor of Science degree. No more than 12 credits with a grade of D may be applied toward a degree. A cumulative grade point of at least 2.0 for all courses taken at Boston University is required to graduate. A credit requirement of 48 credits at Boston University of Jr./ Sr. level programmatic coursework.

Master's Degree Requirements

Depending on the M.S./M.Eng. program chosen 32-36 semester credits are required. To graduate, a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 is required in courses used to satisfy the degree requirements. No more than 8 semester credits may be transferred from other approved graduate schools.

Doctoral Degree Requirements

All post B.S. students are required to complete a minimum of 64 credits. All post M.S. students are required to complete a minimum of 32 credits. Department qualifying examination and a mathematics requirement. All candidates are required to prepare and defend a prospectus and dissertation. Minimum GPA of 3.0.