MSc in Human Factors Engineering

Tufts University - School of Engineering

Program Description

MSc in Human Factors Engineering

Tufts University - School of Engineering

Human Factors is sometimes also referred to as "Engineering Psychology" or "Ergonomics." This is a rapidly growing field with wide engineering and non-engineering applications. The program offers specialized courses, training, and research opportunities in the human-centered aspects of engineering activities such as medical devices and systems design, product design, computer-interface design, ergonomics, and workplace safety.

Application

Applicants are admitted to this program on the basis of their educational qualifications. It is expected that applicants to the Human Factors Engineering program will have an acceptable B.S. in engineering or science. Relevant coursework and research experience may be considered for non-engineering students. It is strongly recommended that the prospective student identify and contact the potential thesis advisor before applying to the program.

Application Requirements:

  • Application Fee
  • Resume/CV
  • Personal Statement
  • Official GRE scores
    • GRE not required for current Tufts undergraduates
    • GRE scores may be waived for part-time students with five years of industry experience who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Visit go.tufts.edu/engmasters for complete details. If you believe you are eligible to have the GRE waived based on these requirements, please contact gradadmissions@tufts.edu with the subject line “Engineering part-time Master's GRE requirement"
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS, if applicable
  • Transcripts
  • Three letters of Recommendation
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated July 20, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Jan. 2019
Aug. 2019
Duration
Duration
Part time
Full time
Price
Price
50,520 USD
per semester
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Deadline
Locations
USA - Medford, Massachusetts
Start date : Jan. 2019
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Start date : Aug. 2019
Application deadline Jan. 15, 2019
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Dates
Jan. 2019
USA - Medford, Massachusetts
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Aug. 2019
USA - Medford, Massachusetts
Application deadline Jan. 15, 2019
End date Request Info
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