Apr 25, 2019  
2017-2018 Graduate Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Graduate Catalog [Not Current Academic Year. Consult with Your Academic Advisor for Your Catalog Year]

Petroleum Engineering, MSPetE


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Cullen College of Engineering  > Department of Petroleum Engineering  > Petroleum Engineering, MSPetE


The petroleum engineering curriculum emphasizes connecting-the-dots between classroom lessons and their real-world applications through professional development and research opportunities.

Petroleum engineering graduates are prepared to address the challenges of the world’s energy needs responsibly, to exceed the evolving expectations of employers in the petroleum and energy industries, to sustain industry-leading skills and to be leaders in industry, academia, and government.

Admission Requirements


While admitted students may seek a thesis option, we do not offer this through the admissions portal. See admissions information for Master of Petroleum Engineering.

Degree Requirements


Credit hours required for this degree: 30.0

Degree candidates must complete eight courses (24 credit hours plus 6 credit hours dedicated to research preparation) for the thesis option.

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