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Architectural Engineering - Building Mechanical Systems, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

Overview

Through a combination of lecture and laboratory courses, you will connect theory and the practical application of design principles, practice, methods and materials. Graduating from the architectural engineering program provides you with a core of mathematics, science, construction materials and business, plus a design specialty. 

Architectural engineers make lasting impacts by designing and constructing buildings and building systems. At MSOE, you’ll learn how to build efficient, sustainable structures safely, quickly and within budget through classroom theory and real-world practice in state-of-the-art labs.

Program objectives are broad statements that describe the career and professional accomplishments that the academic program is preparing the graduates to achieve. The objectives of the Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering (BSAE) program are as follows:

  • Graduates of the BSAE program who choose to pursue registration as a Professional Engineer can, after attaining the required years of work experience stipulated by the Board of Examiners, achieve that distinction.
  • Graduates of the BSAE program who choose to pursue a graduate degree can achieve that distinction.
  • Graduates of the BSAE program will pursue opportunities to advance their professional skills through lifelong learning (e.g. graduate studies, conferences, seminars, short courses and specialty certifications).
  • Graduates of the BSAE program will demonstrate a commitment to their profession by participating in one or more professional societies in their area of technical specialty.
  • Graduates of the BSAE program will demonstrate, in their professional practices, an appreciation for sustainable design.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Building Mechanical Systems I 
  •  Plumbing Systems Design 
  •  Fire Suppression Systems Design 
  • Building Mechanical Systems II 
  •  Building Systems Control 
  • Structural Analysis 
  •  Steel Design 
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  •  Plumbing Systems Design 
  •  Fire Suppression Systems Design 
  • Building Electrical Systems I 
  • Illumination Systems Design
  •  Communication Systems Design
  •  Building Mechanical Systems I 

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • A completed undergraduate student application.
  • Official transcripts of all secondary or post-secondary schools that you attended (high school or college) showing complete results from every year.
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS test results. MSOE’s TOEFL code is 1476. For full admission we require 82ibt TOEFL with the band score of 19 or or 6.5 IELTS with a minimum band score of 6.0. If your score is below our requirement, please see conditional admission information.
  • Original MSOE financial certification or original bank document (on bank letterhead) showing enough money to cover your education and living expenses at MSOE
  • Original signature sheet document
  • A copy of your current passport

Tuition Fee

  • International

    37719 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 37719 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    37719 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 37719 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Milwaukee

  • 1066 - 1770 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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