Department of Materials Science and Engineering School of Engineering and Applied Science University of Pennsylvania

Department of Materials Science and Engineering School of Engineering and Applied Science University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
29%
71%
student ratio
160
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 1
fall application deadline
22%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Materials Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science in Engineering (MSE)
      Master of Science in Engineering/Master of Business Administration (MSE/MBA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 57
    • Doctoral Degrees 6
    • 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? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

22% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 568
    • Accepted 128
    • Acceptance Rate 22
    • Enrolled 66
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $70
    • Application Fee - International $70
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 1st May 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st October 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableHealth Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students160
    • Female Percentage29%
    • Male Percentage71%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students160
    • Part-time Percentage9%
    • Full-time Percentage91%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian67%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian21%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown3%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty15
    • Full-time Percentage93%
    • Part-time Percentage7%
    • Female Percentage20%
    • Male Percentage80%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAdvanced metallic, ceramic, and polymeric materials for device applications; micromechanics and structure of interfaces; thin film electronic materials; physics and chemistry of solids
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Materials Science and Engineering

School of Engineering and Applied Science
University of Pennsylvania

220 South 33rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
United States

Eduardo Glandt

Dean

Phone: 215-898-7244
Email: seasdean@seas.upenn.edu

School of Engineering and Applied Science Graduate Admissions

Phone: 215-898-4542
Email: gradstudies@seas.upenn.edu


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