What will I learn?

The College of Engineering's faculty and staff create a supportive, entrepreneurial environment in which students thrive, a place where graduate students don't just take part in projects, they drive research – in far-reaching interdisciplinary areas such as sustainability and infrastructure, biomedical systems and devices, defense and homeland security, and advanced manufacturing and materials.

Program Requirements

Minimum Credit Hours - 30

Core Courses

1. All programs of study will require completion of at least 30 graduate credits.

2. Each program will require 3 credit hours of courses in each of the following
subject areas:

a. Engineering management/business (3 units)

b. Applied engineering mathematics (3 units)

c. Entrepreneurship/Innovation/Design (3 units)

d. Advanced Engineering Science (3 units)

Major Requirements and Electives (18 units in a specific discipline)

Which department am I in?

College of Engineering

Study options

Full Time (30 credit hours)

Tuition fees
US$22,400.00 per year
The given fee is for 2019/20 and is subject to change

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

24 August 2020, 13 January 2021


University of Arizona

1200 E University Blvd.,



85721, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

International applicants who have already completed an undergraduate degree.

For international students

Students must have completed a four year bachelor from Regionally accredited institution.

Required Standardized Tests -

GRE score of at least Quantitative 155, Verbal 151, and minimum GPA of 3.0 are required. To be competitive for scholarship, applicants are expected to have GRE score exceeding 160 in Quantitative. GRE Institution Code (University of Arizona) - 4832 / GRE Subject Code(s) - CE 1102, CE 1199 (other), EM 1501
Minimum TOEFL score of 79 (iBT)(CBT = 213) or IELTS-composite score of 7 (no subject area below 6).

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About this uni

The University of Arizona is ranked as a top 100 global university and is Arizona’s #1 and first university.

  • Among America’s best colleges (U.S. News & World Report)
  • Member of the prestigious AAU
  • Over 300 programs of study
  • Ranked among the top 50 public universities in the U.S.