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A Master of Science in Engineering (M.S.E.) degree is a good fit for students who have already earned a bachelor of science in engineering or computer science and would like to take graduate-level courses in a variety of engineering topics. We will not limit you to just one area of engineering.

Our program incorporates classes from the traditional master of science degrees in Biological, Chemical, Civil, Computer Systems, Electrical, Environmental, Industrial, Mechanical, and Transportation Engineering, as well as Operations Management.

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  Application Deadlines

First 8-week session Dec 15
Second 8-week session Feb 15

8-Week session Apr 30

First 8-week session Jul 15
Second 8-week session Sep 15


Late applications are accepted on a space available basis.

Did You Know?

  • The M.S. in Engineering is ranked as one of the Best Online Graduate Engineering Programs in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.
  • The M.S. in Engineering degree is a fully-accredited, distance-delivered program.
  • The University of Arkansas is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.
  • Graduate faculty from the College of Engineering teach the program.
  • The University of Arkansas College of Engineering has educated engineers for more than 100 years.
  • The College of Engineering is ranked among the top 100 public doctoral-granting institutions in the United States.

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Dr. Ed Pohl

Director of Distance Education
College of Engineering

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Tuition / credit hour $303.88
Fee / credit hour
Technology $50
Off-campus $30

Tuition and fees per credit hour reflect fall 2023 rates for students studying completely online. Students in online programs who take an on-campus course will pay on-campus fees, mandatory and college fees, for only the on-campus course.

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If you experience issues enrolling at the University of Arkansas for your Fall 8W1 session and are receiving tuition assistance through the Department of Defense, specifically the U.S. Air Force and U.S. Army, please contact Megan Whobrey at 479-575-5192 or msem@uark.edu.



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