University of California—​Los Angeles (Samueli)

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Distinguishing Characteristics

Graduate program(s)
Master's of Science in Engineering
Distinguishing characteristics of online program (as submitted by school)

2 year Part-time program with same courses as on campus program, students are able to work full time and complete the degree completely Online. No online designation on the final degree.

School type Public
Terms Quarter

Program Offerings

Online master's in engineering degree programs 1
Concentrations offered
Aerospace/Aeronautical/Astronautical Industrial/Manufacturing
Civil Materials
Computer Engineering Mechanical
Computer Science Other

Course Offerings

Credit-granting courses 70


Instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online 52 full-time; 9 part-time
Instructional faculty with Ph.D. or terminal degree 100% full-time; 100% part-time
Tenured or tenure-track faculty 52
Average experience teaching online courses 4 years
National Academy of Engineering members 1%
Program fully finances faculty training Yes
Tech staff supporting faculty 6 full-time; 2 part-time

Class Size

Average class size 14
Maximum class size 20

Integration With Campus

Can earn degree entirely online Yes
Can earn degree entirely abroad Yes
Possible in-person attendance requirements
Orientations No
Group projects/simulations No
Exams No
Classes include campus-based students Yes
Collaboration among online and campus-based students No instructor preference
Students enroll as online students Yes, but can apply to switch course enrollment to campus-based
Credits earned online equal earned on-campus Yes
Faculty who teach online also teach on campus All
Same curricula for online and campus students All


One-year retention rates
One-year retention rates


Graduation rates
Graduation rates
Most frequent duration of time for new students to graduate 2.5 years
Program target time to graduate 2 years
Required time to earn degree N/A

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