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Engineering, B.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Watervliet, NY, United States
Siena offers a four- or five-year, cooperative, dual-degree engineering option with several engineering schools. Students major in one of the physical sciences at Siena for three years then transfer to the engineering school for a fourth and fifth year in an engineering curriculum.
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Overview

Siena’s engineering programs give students an advantage because they attain the benefits of a liberal arts education with focused studies in engineering. Students learn to think critically, communicate effectively and develop a comprehensive grasp of the principles and techniques of engineering.Students in the 3/2 program spend their first 3 years at Siena and then transfer to an affiliated engineering school to complete an additional 2 years. At the end of 4 years, the student receives his/her BS in physics from Siena, and at the end of five years, the student receives a BE.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Thermal Physics 
  • Experimental Techniques 
  • General Physics I

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    65

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  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

To apply to Siena as an incoming freshman, follow the steps below:

  • Choose either Siena’s Fast Forward Application or the Common Application
  • Submit one essay or graded paper
  • Official high-school transcript
  • School counselor letter of recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    35436 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17718 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    35436 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17718 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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