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Materials Science and Engineering

The Ohio State University

B.Sc. On Campus
48 months
Duration
36430 USD/year
33502 USD/year
11508 USD/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
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Apply date
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Start date

About

The Materials Science and Engineering program at The Ohio State University is designed to train engineers to design, process, characterize and manufacture all of the materials used today as well as those yet to be developed.

Overview

Materials scientists and engineers are experts in the performance, specification and manufacture of metals, ceramics, semiconductors, plastics and composites. They must have broad knowledge of a variety of scientific and engineering fields to be competitive. 

The Materials Science and Engineering program at The Ohio State University enjoys an international reputation and places its graduates in every facet of industry and academia. Students in MSE may focus on ceramics, metallurgy, biomaterials, polymers, electronic materials and manufacturing.

Possible careers

The career opportunities for materials scientists and engineering graduates are outstanding. Recent statistics have shown that graduates are heavily recruited by both small and large companies for positions all over the United States and the world. These jobs include research, development, design of materials and structures, manufacturing, marketing, and many others. In addition, the average starting salaries have consistently been as high as or higher than those in most other engineering professions. Materials scientists and engineers can find employment in many of the following industries: aerospace, appliances, automotive, communication, computers, construction, electronics, equipment, government laboratories, nuclear, oil and gas, power generation, shipbuilding, universities and others.

Some employers of materials science and engineering graduates include ArcelorMittal, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., Honda, Lincoln Electric Co., Lockheed Martin, Owens Corning, Swagelok Co., and TimkenSteel Corp.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Calculus
  • Engineering Math 
  • Fundamentals of Engineering 
  • Mechanics, Thermal Physics, Waves
  • General Chemistry
  • Intro to Ohio State & Engineering

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Successful completion of university preparatory courses
  • High school performance (class rank or GPA), including participation in accelerated programs like Honors, AP and IB; Ohio State does not have minimum requirements for class rank or GPA 
  • Standardized test score (ACT or SAT); Ohio State does not have minimum requirements for ACT or SAT scores 
  • Ability and desire to contribute to and engage with a diverse campus community
  • Experiences that demonstrate leadership or engaged involvement(e.g., co-curricular activities, work experiences or military service) 
  • Status as a first-generation university student 
  • High school performance if adversely affected by physical, mental or learning environment factors

Tuition Fee

  • International

    36430 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 36430 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    33502 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33502 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    11508 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11508 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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