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Engineering Science, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #62 (ARWU) Nashville, TN, United States
The Engineering Science program offered by Vanderbilt University is administered through the Division of General Engineering and is Vanderbilt’s interdisciplinary engineering degree. If you major in engineering science at Vanderbilt, you will be able to use your analytical and problem-solving skills to build future professional careers. 
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Overview

If you get a degree in Engineering Science at Vanderbilt University, you will study with faculty who recognize and appreciate the growing importance of a broad-based interdisciplinary engineering background. 

Key facts:

  • You will have the opportunity to focus your program of study in ways that have specific interest to you, from among fields as diverse as engineering management, communications of science and technology, managerial studies, human and organizational development, or materials science. You have the option of developing a unique plan to study an area for which facilities and faculty competence are available but not organized within an existing degree program at Vanderbilt.
  • Plus you will be able to draw on the wealth of knowledge and experience of engineering, science and humanities professors throughout the university—some of the top minds in the world in their fields. Your professors will also be terrific mentors and will help you find the best application of your talents and interests. You will be challenged to stretch yourself to embrace the worlds of science, engineering, economics, humanities, and social sciences.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Microwave devices, engineering design
  • Signal processing and interpretation, automated analysis of medical images
  • Medical imaging, image processing
  • Model-based programming environments, visual programming

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    100

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  • Minimum required score:

    7

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  • Minimum required score:

    70

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General Requirements

  • All required parts of the Coalition Application, Common Application, or QuestBridge Application
  • $50 nonrefundable application fee, or fee waiver for qualified students
  • Official high school transcript
  • Counselor letter of recommendation
  • Two academic teacher recommendations
  • Optional for students applying for fall 2021 entry:  SAT or ACT scores 
  • Official results of the TOEFL, TOEFL Special Home Edition, IELTS, PTE Academic, or Duolingo English Test if applicable
  • A completed College Scholarship Service (CSS) Profile, if applicable

Tuition Fee

  • International

    52780 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 52780 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    52780 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 52780 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Nashville

  • 1183 - 2200 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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