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Materials Science and Engineering Master's Program

Program Details


Master of Engineering or Master of Science


On campus


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Spur the technological advances that will shape the modern world with a highly valued master’s degree.

Companies and governments across the globe need impactful solutions to vital issues like sustainability, materials utilization, environmental resource disposal and more. A master’s degree in materials science and engineering from Stevens is a launching pad to a fulfilling career in materials sciences. You’ll gain a theoretical foundation in current topics like energy, biomedicine and nanotechnology, and apply your knowledge under the tutelage of top-notch professors in Stevens’ state-of-the-art laboratories and centers.

Upon graduation, you’ll emerge with the credentials and experience to thrive in roles such as research scientist, product engineer and applications specialist for leading public and private organizations, including Rudolph Technologies, Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake, and Bechtel.

The chemical engineering and materials science department facilitates research in fields such as sustainable energy and issues related to our finite materials resources and the impact of materials utilization and disposal on the environment.

Hands-On Chemical Engineering and Materials Science Research

At Stevens, you have the ability to join research groups with students at a variety of levels of experience, and outstanding faculty so you can learn cutting-edge technology as a team, just like in the real-world. In our state-of-the-art research labs and facilities, you'll have the opportunity to engage in experiential learning.

The Stevens Advantage

Stevens offers both the master of engineering and master of science degree in a curriculum flexible enough to suit your current needs and your future goals. And Stevens’ location just 15 minutes from New York City gives you access to networking opportunities and internships with top companies and organizations seeking top tech talent.

More Advantages to our Program

  • Customizable curriculum

  • Optional interdisciplinary concentrations

  • Evening courses available


Putting You on Track for Professional Success

The materials science master's program develops in-demand knowledge and skills to put you on track for career success in a variety of roles like:

  • Research Scientist

  • Lead Engineer

  • Research Fellow

  • Product Engineer

  • R&D Engineer

  • Applications Specialist

Our graduates have been hired at: Applied Materials, Rudolph Technologies, Avon, Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake, MIT, Bechtel

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