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Dr. Steve Smith, Professor
Nanoscience & Biomedical Engineering
Office: EP 220 (Electrical Engineering and Physics)
Phone: (605) 394-5268
Students are responsible for checking with their advisors for any program modifications that may occur after the publication of this catalog.
The Accelerated MS option is not available for this degree.
Core requirements: 16 credits
Research or project requirements: 2 credits
Elective requirements: 12 credits
Total credits: 30
A minimum of 15 credits of the 30 required must be taken at the 600 level or above.
The completion of a master’s research project is required for this degree.
* At least 2 credits of NANO 788 are required. No more than 2 credits of NANO 788 may be counted toward the degree.
Examples of electives are given below (see the SD Mines catalog for a full list):
No final degree examination is required for the non-thesis option. Individual courses may hold final examinations as part of the course.
In addition to these degree-specific requirements, the student must also meet the requirements and policies applied to all graduate degrees by the Council of Graduate Education.