Department of Materials Science and Engineering College of Engineering University of Washington

Department of Materials Science and Engineering College of Engineering University of Washington

Seattle, WA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
28%
72%
student ratio
78
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 15
fall application deadline
26%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Materials Science And Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Applied Materials Science And Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 19
    • Doctoral Degrees 7
    • 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? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

26% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 340
    • Accepted 90
    • Acceptance Rate 26
    • Enrolled 25
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $85
    • Application Fee - International $85
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 580 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships, stipend supplements

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students78
    • Female Percentage28%
    • Male Percentage72%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students78
    • Part-time Percentage13%
    • Full-time Percentage87%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian71%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native2%
    • Asian22%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty24
    • Full-time Percentage71%
    • Part-time Percentage29%
    • Female Percentage12%
    • Male Percentage88%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchSynthesis/structure/property and processing, biomaterials and biomimetics, materials chemistry and characterization, optical and electronic materials
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$7,075,000

Location & Contact

Department of Materials Science and Engineering

College of Engineering
University of Washington

Box 352120
Seattle, WA 98195-2120
United States

Dr. Alex Jen

Professor/Chair

Phone: 206-543-2600
Fax: 206-543-3100
Email: ajen@uw.edu

Karen Wetterhahn

Academic Counselor

Phone: 206-543-2740
Fax: 206-543-3100
Email: karenlw@uw.edu


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