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2019-2020 Academic Catalog 
2019-2020 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Master of Science, Engineering

Total Degree Credits: 30


Florida Polytechnic University’s Master of Science in Engineering (MS) program provides students with an advanced engineering education. The program prepares students with the necessary skills for advancing their careers in industries involved in emerging technologies, product development, and program management with specializations in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, and Engineering Management.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the Master of Science in Engineering Degree in the College of Engineering, students will be able to:

  • Apply knowledge of foundational principles of engineering in an open-ended problem.
  • Independently design and conduct experiments specific to one of Mechanical and Industrial, Electrical or Computer Engineering.
  • Discriminate and select technologies in order to address individual or organizational needs.
  • Analyze and evaluate an engineering scenario, product, or process using engineering tools.

**Course offering frequency subject to change**

Thesis or Project Option

Students in the following tracks takes the 6-credit Thesis option: Mechanical, Electrical, Computer Engineering.

Master of Science, Engineering Tracks

Track: Electrical Engineering

Track: Computer Engineering

Track: Mechanical Engineering

Numerical Methods and Simulation – details pending

Design of Experiments and Optimization – details pending

Masters of Science, Engineering Plans of Study

Electrical Engineering Plan of Study (30)

Computer Engineering Plan of Study (30)

Mechanical Engineering Plan of Study (30)

Fall 1 (9)

Spring 1 (9)

Mechanical Engineering Electives (9) – details pending

Fall 2 (6)

Spring 2 (6)

Engineering Management Plan of Study (30)

Spring 1 (9)

Fall 2 (6)

Spring 2 (6)

Master of Science, Engineering Electives

Mechanical Engineering Electives

  • Intermediate Mechanics of Materials
  • EML 52XX Intermediate Dynamics and Modern Controls
  • EML 5xxx Reverse Engineering and Design for Manufacturing 
  • Intermediate Thermodynamics

  • Mass, Momentum, and Thermal Transport

  • Wildcard- Thermo fluids

Engineering Management Electives

Three (3) credits must be from a 5000-level or higher Engineering or Computer Science course. The remaining six (6) credits may come from any of the following:

Total Degree Credits: 30