Online Master's Degree Program

The Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering (MNE) Master of Science online program has been specifically designed for working professionals with:

  • Courses offered online in late afternoons and early evenings
  • Classes delivered live so students participate with their cohort and interact with an instructor in real-time, from a location convenient to them

The online program is open to students with a B.S. in mechanical engineering and other disciplines. The M.S. in mechanical and nuclear engineering may be earned in ten courses.

Course offerings include:

  • Vibrations
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • Thin Film Coatings
  • Law and Engineering
  • Energy and Sustainability
  • Fast Breeder Reactors
  • Probabilistic Risk Assessment
  • Monte Carlo Simulations

Admission Requirements

  • Undergraduate GPA above 3.0*
  • Statement of Intent
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • GRE/TOEFL (if applicable)*

For more information, visit the VCU Graduate Application page.

*May be waived