Effective Spring, 2020
Consistent with the Systems Engineering MSE degree offered out of CaSE, a total of eight (8) courses must be taken and approved by the advisor. Three (3) courses must be taken from the following “required core courses” list. Courses not on the list may be requested for substitution at the advisor’s discretion. The remaining five (5) courses are elective and must be approved by the advisor. A list of possible elective courses is found below. One of the 8 courses can be a professional development class, such as those offered from the Center for Leadership Education.
Masters students are offered 2 options (different combination of courses, seminars externship, and research) in order to obtain their degree. There is also a Bachelors/Masters program available.
All Combined Bachelor’s/Master’s students must meet the requirements stipulated above for the respective M.S.E. program (course-only or thesis program) with the following exception:
The department will accept one course from JHU undergraduate studies at the 400-level or above toward the course requirements listed above.
Note: Seminars, Academic Ethics (EN.500.603) and Responsible Conduct of Research (AS.360.624/625) courses are less than 3 credits and do not count towards minimum course requirements.