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Graduate education in Materials Science and Engineering (MSE) at Clarkson University provides students with a rigorous and inspirational environment for obtaining a PhD degree, and provides the education and training needed for a successful career in many fields of technology.

Funding is available on a competitive basis in the form of research assistantships, teaching assistantships and partial tuition scholarships.

Most graduate students live in off-campus apartments.  The Residence Life Office also maintains a list of off-campus apartments.  You are encouraged to make arrangements for housing prior to July of the year you plan to enter the program.  Housing information may be obtained from the Residence Life Office at 315-268-6642.

Information for Prospective Students:

Apply Online

MSE Curriculum

MSE Graduate Handbook (under construction)

Areas of Specialization

Information for Current Students:

Instruction for Preparation and Defense of a PhD Thesis

Graduate Fellowship Opportunities

International Students:

See the International Students and Scholars Office (ISSO)