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Northwestern University

Program in Theoretical and Applied Mechanics

Evanston, IL

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Overview

Northwestern University / Program in Theoretical and Applied Mechanics is located in Evanston, IL.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 1
Doctoral Degrees 2

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

26
Applied
10
Accepted
3
Enrolled
38%

Applying

95
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 31st December 31st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum 2 letters of recommendation, transcripts from all academic institutions attended
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum 2 letters of recommendation, transcripts from all academic institutions attended

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 577
TOEFL IBT score: 90
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards December 31
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

19
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.26%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 10%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (94%)
Female (5%)

Faculty

27
Total faculty
Full-time - 27
Part-time - 0
Male (23)
Female (4)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Computational mechanics, mechanics in biology and fluids, micro/nanomechanics, multifunctional materials, geomechanics, structural reliability and nondestructive characterization
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 2145 North Sheridan Road
L-261
Evanston, IL  60208
United States
Contact Prof. Horacio Espinosa
Director
Email: espinosa@northwestern.edu
Phone: 847-467-5989
Fax: 847-491-5227