Department of Nuclear Engineering College of Engineering The University of Tennessee

Department of Nuclear Engineering College of Engineering The University of Tennessee

Knoxville, TN
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
15%
85%
student ratio
142
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
59%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Nuclear Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Reliability And Maintainability Engineering Master of Science (MS)
    • Master of Science/Master of Business Administration (MS/MBA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 27
    • Doctoral Degrees 8
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

59% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 110
    • Accepted 65
    • Acceptance Rate 59
    • Enrolled 32
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $35
    • Application Fee - International $35
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline June 15th June 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test (for MS students pursuing research thesis), minimum GPA of 2.7 (for U.S. degree holders), 3.0 (for international degree holders)
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test (for all PhD candidates), minimum GPA of 3.0 on previous graduate course work
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • Tuition *
    • Student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$1,404.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students142
    • Female Percentage15%
    • Male Percentage85%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students142
    • Part-time Percentage31%
    • Full-time Percentage69%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino1%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian81%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown14%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty44
    • Full-time Percentage70%
    • Part-time Percentage30%
    • Female Percentage9%
    • Male Percentage91%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchHeat transfer and fluid dynamics; instrumentation, sensors and controls; nuclear materials and nuclear security; radiological engineering; reactor system design and safety
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$7,523,000

Location & Contact

Department of Nuclear Engineering

College of Engineering
The University of Tennessee

315 Pasqua Engineering Building
Knoxville, TN 37966
United States

Dr. J. Hines

Head

Phone: 865-974-2525
Fax: 865-974-0668
Email: jhines2@utk.edu

Dr. Masood Parang

Associate Dean of Student Affairs

Phone: 865-974-2454
Fax: 865-974-9871
Email: mparang@utk.edu


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