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PhD after BS: 80-credit min.

Dissertation Research: ECE 8999

50-credit min.

 

Letter-graded

Graduate Courses

5000+ grad level

6000+ advanced level

28- credit min.

21 credits ECE letter-graded courses

2 ECE 6000+ letter-graded courses

6 credits secondary research area

Max. 9 credits for graduate courses in a related field

PHILOS or ECE 7080

Engineering Ethics

(Waived for those who passed ECE 3080 or PHILOS 1332)

1 credit

 

Individual Studies: ECE 8193

2-credit max.

 

ECE 8891 Seminar

2 credits

 

Up to 24 course credits and up to 24 dissertation credits are transferable from another institution, as approved by ECE Graduate Studies Committee.

PhD after MS: 80-credit min.

MS Degree

30 Credits

 

Dissertation Research: ECE 8999

36-credit min.

 

Letter-graded

Graduate Courses

5000+ grad level

6000+ advanced level

 

14 credits

Minimum 12 letter-graded credits

21 ECE letter-graded courses from either MS or PhD program

OSU ECE 6000+ letter-graded courses 

6 credits from secondary research area

PHILOS or ECE 7080

Engineering Ethics

(Waived for those who passed ECE 3080 or PHILOS 1332)

1 credit

 

Individual Studies: ECE 8193

2-credit max.

 

ECE 8891 Seminar

2 credits

 

Up to 9 course credits and up to 10 dissertation credits are transferable from another institution, as approved by ECE Graduate Studies Committee.

MS Project Path (Non-Thesis): 30-credit min.

Letter-graded

Graduate Courses

5000+ grad level

6000+ advanced level

24- credit min.

ECE Graduate Courses: 15-credit min.

Adv. ECE Grad Courses: 6-credit min.

ECE 6070 (Project Management)

Mandatory within first 2 semesters;

Does not count as advanced course.

Submit an advisor-approved MS Plan of Study within the first semester.

Deadlines based on last family name letter:

A-H: Aug. 26-Sept. 27, J-R: Sept. 30-Oct.25, S-Z: Oct. 25-Nov. 22

Related Courses: 9-credit max (engineering, biological sciences, physics, math, chemistry, business, economics, ACCAD and stats).

PHILOS or ECE 8090

Engineering Ethics

(Waived for those who passed ECE 3080 or PHILOS 1332)

1 credit

The Individual Studies max increases by 1 credit. Submit the MS Graduation Checkout Form during the final semester.

Individual Studies: ECE 8193

5-credit max.

 

MS Non-Thesis Exam

Project Requirements

Before starting, submit a 1-page project proposal for advisor approval.

Project Report: consult faculty advisor for format (verbal, written, etc.)

MS Research Path (Thesis): 30-credit max.

Letter-graded

Graduate Courses

5000+ grad level

6000+ advanced level

18- credit min.

ECE Graduate Courses: 9-credit min.

Adv. ECE Grad Courses: 6-credit min.

Related Courses: 9-credit max (engineering, biological sciences, physics, math, chemistry, business, economics, ACCAD and stats).

PHILOS or ECE 8090

Engineering Ethics

(Waived for those who passed ECE 3080 or PHILOS 1332)

1 credit

The Individual Studies max increases by 1 credit. Submit the MS Graduation Checkout Form during the final semester.

ECE 6999 Thesis Research

5-credit max.

Submit an advisor-approved MS Plan of Study within the first semester.

Deadlines based on last family name letter:

A-H: Aug. 26-Sept. 27,

J-R: Sept. 30-Oct.25,

S-Z: Oct. 25-Nov. 22

Individual Studies: ECE 6193

1-credit max.

MS Thesis Exam

Requirements

Thesis and oral exam

Graduate Program Pathways