Financial Support

Applicants selected to join the Materials Science and Engineering programs are awarded fellowships consisting of a stipend and tuition subject to availability of funds.   Effective fall 2015, the fellowship amount is as follows and does not include those awarded through special programs: 

Master’s Students Receive a Stipend of $15,000  annually plus full tuition

Ph.D. Students Receive a Stipend of $21,000  annually plus full tuition

Continued support is based on the following:

  • Successful performance in research, as determined  by the major professor and department head
  • Maintenance of cumulative GPA of 3.0 in all course work
  • Participation in all activities that are required for Master’s and Ph.D. students in MSE
  • The availability of funds

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