Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

School of Engineering

Nuclear Engineering


Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

110 Eighth Street

Troy, NY 12180

United States



Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.Eng; MS, Ph.D.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Active research is under way in the areas of nuclear data measurements, parametric X-ray applications, biomedical applications of radiation, reactor thermal hydraulics, neutron and X-ray scattering, fusion system design, and nuclear reactor safety.


Rensselaer is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and by a number of professional and academic societies.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 1945 USD

In State Tuition (per year): 46700 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 46700 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small City