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Engaging Faculty

Faculty and students collaborate in research groups creating a community of scholars pursuing excellence in research and academics. Professors are dedicated to their students' education and developing careers. Class sizes average 11 students.

Cutting-edge Research

Opportunities to perform innovative research are a priority. Students are expected to produce high quality work for peer review.


Financial Support

The majority of full-time graduate students receive financial support during their studies. Most support is in the form of research and teaching assistantships. An average of $4 million in research funding is awarded annually. Tuition scholarships and fellowships are also available.

BYU ME Graduate Studies

There are over 100 graduate students in the program. Students graduating in 2013 totaled 41.

100% of PhD students and 73% of MS students graduating in the last two years submitted a peer-review publication by the time of their defense.

Enriching Environment

BYU offers diverse activities, including the performing arts, NCAA athletics, and exceptional outdoor recreation.

World-class Facilities

Excellent laboratories and highly ranked supercomputing and library resources are available for graduate student research.


Great Value

BYU combines competitive tuition rates, an outstanding community, and a high-quality education to achieve an overall exceptional educational value.

Faith and Scholarship

BYU's sponsorship by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints fosters an environment of faith combined with rigorous scholarship.Faculty and students agree to live by an Honor Code wherein the highest ethical standards are expected.


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