Materials Science and Engineering, MS

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2020-2021. Learn more about Graduate College Academic Regulation 7.0.

Thesis Option

Total Hours: 30 Hours

Required Courses
MSE 5013Advanced Thermodynamics of Materials3
MSE 5023Diffusion and Kinetics3
MSE 5033Composite Materials3
MSE 5043Advanced Materials Characterization3
MSE 5083Advanced Ceramics Processing3
MSE 5010Materials Science and Engineering Seminar for Masters Students0
Hours Subtotal15
Electives
Select 9 hours of the following:9
Independent Study in Materials Science and Engineering
Smart Materials
Biomedical Materials
Tissue Engineering
Fundamentals of Materials Science 1
Electrical and Optical Properties of Ceramics
Diffraction in Materials
Diffraction in Materials
Advanced Composites Manufacturing: Materials, Methods and Applications
Solid Oxide Fuel Cells
Batteries and Supercapacitors for Energy Storage
Crystal Physics and Materials Properties
Organic Electronic Materials and Devices
Fundamentals of Photovoltaics
Advanced Materials Processing 1
Applied Innovation I
Special Topics in Entrepreneurship
Additive Manufacturing: Materials, Methods and Applications
Fatigue and Fracture
Corrosion Engineering
Corrosion Engineering
Phase Transformations in Materials
Phase Transformations in Materials
Thermodynamics and Thermostatistics of Materials
Thermodynamics and Thermostatistics of Materials
Mechanics of Advanced Composites for Structural Design
Modern Materials
Microelectronic Fabrication
Advanced Microelectronic Fabrication
The following related MS&E graduate courses currently offered in various departments at OSU are also available to satisfy degree requirements. MSE program approval will be required for registration
Chemistry
Polymer Chemistry
Foundations of Inorganic Chemistry
Solid State Chemistry
Analytical Spectroscopy
Quantum Chemistry I
Advanced Inorganic Chemistry
Physics
Quantum Mechanics I
Solid State Physics I
Solid State Physics II
Problems in Chemical Physics
Semiconductors I
Quantum Mechanics II
Biological/Health Science
Molcular And Cellular Biology
Chemical Engineering
Advanced Bioprocess Engineering
Advanced Biomedical Engineering
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Photonics III: Microscopy I
Advanced Microelectronic Fabrication
Photonics III: Microscopy I
Photonics III: Microscopy II
Photonics III: Microscopy III and Image Processing
Photonics IV: Semiconductor Synthesis and Devices III
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Tribology
Micro Flows
Continuum Mechanics
Advanced Thermal Energy Systems Analysis
Microstructural Mechanics
Surface Mechanics
Hours Subtotal9
Thesis Research
6 hours of MSE 50006
Hours Subtotal6
Total Hours30

Non-Thesis Option

Total Hours: 35 Hours

Required Courses
MSE 5013Advanced Thermodynamics of Materials3
MSE 5023Diffusion and Kinetics3
MSE 5033Composite Materials3
MSE 5043Advanced Materials Characterization3
MSE 5083Advanced Ceramics Processing3
MSE 5010Materials Science and Engineering Seminar for Masters Students0
Hours Subtotal15
Electives
Select 18 hours of the following:18
Materials Science and Engineering
Independent Study in Materials Science and Engineering
Smart Materials
Biomedical Materials
Tissue Engineering
Fundamentals of Materials Science 1
Electrical and Optical Properties of Ceramics
Diffraction in Materials
Diffraction in Materials
Advanced Composites Manufacturing: Materials, Methods and Applications
Solid Oxide Fuel Cells
Batteries and Supercapacitors for Energy Storage
Crystal Physics and Materials Properties
Organic Electronic Materials and Devices
Fundamentals of Photovoltaics
Advanced Materials Processing 1
Applied Innovation I
Special Topics in Entrepreneurship
Additive Manufacturing: Materials, Methods and Applications
Fatigue and Fracture
Corrosion Engineering
Corrosion Engineering
Phase Transformations in Materials
Phase Transformations in Materials
Thermodynamics and Thermostatistics of Materials
Thermodynamics and Thermostatistics of Materials
Modern Materials
Microelectronic Fabrication
Advanced Microelectronic Fabrication
The following related MS&E graduate courses currently offered in various departments at OSU are also available to satisfy degree requirements. MSE program approval will be required for registration
Chemistry
Polymer Chemistry
Foundations of Inorganic Chemistry
Solid State Chemistry
Analytical Spectroscopy
Quantum Chemistry I
Advanced Inorganic Chemistry
Physics
Quantum Mechanics I
Solid State Physics I
Solid State Physics II
Problems in Chemical Physics
Semiconductors I
Quantum Mechanics II
Biological/ Health Science
Molcular And Cellular Biology
Chemical Engineering
Advanced Bioprocess Engineering
Advanced Biomedical Engineering
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Advanced Microelectronic Fabrication
Photonics III: Microscopy I
Photonics III: Microscopy II
Photonics III: Microscopy III and Image Processing
Photonics IV: Semiconductor Synthesis and Devices III
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Tribology
Micro Flows
Continuum Mechanics
Advanced Thermal Energy Systems Analysis
Microstructural Mechanics
Surface Mechanics
Independent Study
2 hours required2
Hours Subtotal20
Total Hours35

Graduate College Master's Program Requirements

Learn more about Graduate College 2020-2021 Master’s Degree Program Requirements. Check the General Graduate College academic regulations for minimal GPA, language proficiency and other general requirements.