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Master of Science (MS)

The MS is a research degree designed for students who want to specialize in particular academic or scientific areas. This degree is for students who plan an academic, research, or staff specialist career, and for those students who plan to pursue a PhD. Choose from among several disciplinary areas:

*can be declared as official Area of Emphasis


The MS requires a thesis and minimum of 30 semester hours of graduate level course work, but additional courses may be required by the student’s Advisory Committee.