Pitt | Swanson Engineering
MS in Nuclear Engineering Program-At-A-Glance
  • Department and Director
    • Offered 100% On-Campus and Online
  • Credits and Program Duration
    • Average Time to Complete Certificate Program: 30-36 months
    • Credit Hours Required: 30 credits or ten courses
  • Who Should Apply?
    • BS in Engineering from an ABET accredited university program
                         OR
      BS in other technical disciplines.
      NOTE: Professional experience will be considered.
    • Accepts Part-Time and Full-Time Students
  • Application Requirements
    • Two Letters of Recommendation
    • GRE score required 
    • Official transcripts to apply
  • Application Deadlines
    • Domestic students have up to 45 days before the start of the term to apply for admission to the Graduate School of Engineering. International students must meet the following application deadlines:
      • March 01 - Fall Semester
      • July 01 - Spring Semester
      • February 01 - Summer Semester
  • Online Features
    • Identical content to our on-campus curriculum
    • Taught by the same expert faculty as our on-campus classes
    • Convenience to attend lectures online after work hours or view a recorded lecture
  • Costs
    • If you are considering completing your program fully online, please contact Stephanie Opalinski at stephanie.opalinski@pitt.edu for further information on tuition costs on exclusive tuition for online students. Click here to learn more about Pitt's program tuition rates.
    • Group tuition rates are available to qualifying organizations. Click here to learn more about Pitt's Corporate Partnerships.