Master of Science in Materials Science and Engineering

Program Information

School: Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science

Program: Materials Science and Engineering

Test Score Required: GRE
GRE scores of 154, 154 and 4 for the verbal, quantitative and analytical writing components, respectively, are advisable based on our experience with student success in the program. Mail Graduate Record Examination (GRE) official scores to UT Dallas Office of Enrollment Services.

Catalog Page: MS

Letters of Recommendation: 3

Completed Request for Recommendation Adobe Acrobat Reader Icon (Requires Adobe Reader) forms from individuals able to judge your probable success in graduate school. Letters of recommendation may be sent directly to the program.


  • Documentation: Documentation deadlines are the same as the application deadlines below.
  • Application: Deadlines below are applicable for ALL international and domestic (US Citizen and Resident) applicants.
Fall admission = April 15
Spring admission = September 1
No applications are accepted for Summer admission.

Please visit the Materials Science and Engineering Admissions web page for more information.

Possible Careers in Materials Science and Engineering

Materials Engineer/Scientist; Process Engineer; Research Engineer; Manufacturing Engineer

Salary Information

See Bureau of Labor Statistics for detailed salary information on these careers. Another great resource is the Occupational Outlook Handbook.


Diane Griffith