Master's Degree in Engineering Science
The Master of Science in Engineering online degree program develops skills in advanced mathematics, engineering management, technical communications, and computer applications. The university has educated engineers for over 150 years, earning a national reputation as a prestigious institution in the field.
The 100% online Master of Science in Engineering degree provides maximum flexibility while maintaining academic rigor. The online engineering degree program helps students build on their mastery of core competencies, perform in-depth study in their chosen area of emphasis, and complete a variety of elective courses. The engineering degree program is not tied to a specific discipline, such as mechanical engineering. Rather, the program provides the student the opportunity to select courses based on career needs, interests, and goals.
Your success is at the core of the curriculum
Each course is designed to provide engineers with the opportunity to expand their skill-set and pursue advanced career opportunities. You’ll benefit from core engineering courses such as Engineering Management, Engineering Communications, Simulation Modeling of Engineering Systems, Optimization with Engineering Applications, and more.
Make the Master of Science in Engineering degree your own with tailored electives
The online engineering degree program offers a flexible, individualized selection of courses to suit your specific goals. Choose a technical emphasis in one of the following areas:
- Engineering Design
- Applications in Engineering Management
- Control (Electrical) Systems
- Structural/Geotechnical Engineering
Elective options include courses in manufacturing, production, operations analysis, systems management, control systems, structural design, geosynthetics, and many other relevant, practical areas of study.
Learn from our faculty of engineering experts
Faculty members for the Master of Science in Engineering degree online program have advanced degrees and bring significant professional experience to the classroom. Many faculty members present regularly at professional events and academic conferences around North America and abroad. Several instructors also teach on the UW-Platteville campus.
In addition to online teaching, several of our faculty members have substantial experience as online students and understand the challenges of being a student and working adult. Many of our instructors have earned doctorates and terminal degrees in their field.
Flexibility, credibility sets UW-Platteville Online apart
Several key components make the University of Wisconsin-Platteville's Master of Science in Engineering degree stand out from other programs:
- 100% online courses
- Take up to seven years to complete your Master of Science in Engineering degree
- Only 30 credits required to earn the degree
- No GRE or GMAT required
- Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission
- Opportunity to transfer credits