Complete the following admission requirements:
- Complete either a B.S. or M.S. degree in engineering.
- Complete a master’s degree in engineering or a closely related field.
- Submit GRE scores.
Minimum Requirements for Engineering Doctorate Degree: 36 credits
Concentrations: Arctic, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Engineering Management, Environmental, Geological, Mechanical, Mining, and Petroleum
|General University Requirements|
|Complete the general university requirements.|
|Ph.D. Degree Requirements|
|Complete the Ph.D. degree requirements.|
|As part of the Ph.D. degree requirements:|
|Complete at least 18 credits of course work beyond the M.S. degree.|
|Complete at least three full-time semesters of residency, which may include a summer semester. 1|
|Complete and pass a written and oral comprehensive examination.|
|Complete and submit a written thesis proposal for approval.|
|Complete a research program as arranged with the graduate advisory committee.|
|Complete a thesis that is a substantial contribution to the body of knowledge in engineering and pass an oral defense of thesis.|
Residency is defined as living in the Fairbanks area, working with the student’s graduate advisor and graduate committee, while taking courses at UAF.