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Graduate Programs

We offer master’s and doctoral degrees in the departments of Civil and Environmental Engineering; Computer Science; Electrical and Computer Engineering; Mechanical Engineering and Operations Research and Engineering Management.

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Your Master's Degree in Engineering, Your Way

Ready to advance your career, deepen your expertise, and increase your earning potential? At SMU Lyle, you can take advantage of our customizable and stackable degrees. Expand your skillset with specialized certificates that build to a master's degree. With Lyle Anywhere™, you choose the learning format that suits your needs.


Graduate Research

Participate in graduate research opportunities at SMU Lyle and tackle real-world challenges in cybersecurity, healthcare, defense, emergency response, infrastructure, and more.

Application Deadlines

Term US Citizens, Permanent Residents and H1, H4 Visa International, F1, F2, J1, J2 Visa Weekend Format
Fall July 15 May 15 July 15
Spring Dec 1 Nov 10 Nov 15
Summer April 15 N/A April 15

Current Students

Find information about enrollment, thesis dissertation and more.

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