Jan 28, 2022  
University Catalog 2022-2023 
University Catalog 2022-2023

Engineering (PhD) Engineering Physics Concentration

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General Core Courses (9 SCH)

Disciplinary (Physics) Core Courses (15 SCH)

Qualifying Examinations

Doctoral Seminar (3 hours)

Student should take three Doctoral Seminar courses (ENGR 611  - Section 3) with 1 SCH for each course, for a total of 3 SCH counted towards the degree.

Recommended Elective Courses (Up to 21 SCH)

Students can take up to two Doctoral level Special Topics courses - either PHYS 557  or ENGR 657 , or courses approved by Advisory Committee - as part of the elective course work for the degree, for a total of 6 SCH.

Choose up to seven of the following:

Research and Dissertation (18 SCH)

Complete 9 SCH of ENGR 651  prior to ENGR 686 .  After successful completion of ENGR 686 , the student will beomce a PhD Candidate and will complete at least 9 SCH of ENGR 751 .  For ENGR 651  or ENGR 751 , registration in any quarter is for 1 to 3 semester hours or multiples thereof, up to a maximum of 9 semester hours per quarter.

Total (66 SCH)

45 SCH of coursework + 3 SCH of doctoral seminar courses + 9 SCH of Pre-candidacy Doctoral Research + 9 SCH of Post-candidacy Dissertation Research = 66 SCH

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