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Graduate Studies at the Schaefer School

For over 150 years, the Charles V. Schaefer, Jr. School of Engineering & Science has educated and trained generations of technology-focused leaders. Now it's your turn.


Best Grad Schools U.S. News & World Report - Engineering 2024As one of the fastest-rising schools in the country, and #36 in the Wall Street Journal's Best Colleges in America, we're making a name for ourselves as the small technology school that packs a big punch – in value, ROI, outcomes, and education quality.

Our master’s, doctoral, online, graduate certificate and professional degree programs combine solid theoretical knowledge with practical experience in a student-centric, interdisciplinary environment where expert faculty mentor you with the professional and technological skills you need to stay relevant in ever-evolving industries.

Browse our programs below and discover what a degree from the Charles V. Schaefer, Jr. School of Engineering and Science can do for your career.

Engineering and Science Programs

No matter your career level, the Schaefer School offers a program that can help advance your education – and your job prospects. Our graduate programs are designed to give you the career edge you need to succeed in engineering and science professions.

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Master's Programs

The Schaefer School offers master of science and master of engineering degrees that can advance your career in a variety of disciplines across our departments.

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Online Degree Options

Get a degree or professional certificate — including a master’s degree — in a high-demand, high-impact field entirely online. Study with the same distinguished faculty as on-campus students.

Undergraduate Research

Doctoral Programs

Work with some of the brightest minds in your field while pursuing groundbreaking research that has the potential to change the world as you earn your Ph.D. at the Schaefer School.

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Dual-Degree MBAs

Hone your leadership skills while deepening your technical knowledge in a dual master's degree program with the Schaefer School of Engineering and Science and the Stevens School of Business.

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Graduate Certificates

Whether you’re looking to quickly build skills in your current industry or gain skills to transition to a new field, Stevens has an array of graduate certificate available.

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Professional Degrees

Are you an engineer with an out-dated master's degree? Modernize your post-graduate training and education – and your career – with a professional engineer degree.

Ranked Among the Best Online Programs for Graduate Engineering in 2024-25 by U.S. News and World Report

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When you enroll in an online graduate program at the Schaefer School, you'll follow the same curriculum as your on-campus counterparts, with access to the same world-class faculty – 100% online. 

Our online engineering and computer information technology master's programs are ranked No. 1 in New Jersey and among the top 30 in the nation by U.S. News and world Report.

See All Ranked Programs

View a comprehensive list of program rankings for the Charles V. Schaefer, Jr. School of Engineering and Science.

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Assistantships and Fellowships

Graduate students may be eligible for funding through teaching assistantships, research assistantships and fellowships. These opportunities are awarded to candidates based on merit.

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International Students

The inviting educational environment at the Schaefer School of Engineering and Science is a home away from home for international graduate students from more than 60 countries. Learn what it's like to live, learn, and study at the Schaefer School.

Resources for Student Success

At Stevens, academic success and career advancement are at your fingertips. Learn about other campus resources that help our graduate students fit in on campus, excel in the classroom, land internships, secure full-time jobs and earn promotions.

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Graduate Admissions

Questions? Visit the Graduate Admissions web page. Ready to take the next step? Apply below.