Penn State College of Engineering
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Academic Areas


The Graduate Program in Acoustics at Penn State is a unique interdisciplinary program that touches many diverse disciplines and allows many options for your career. The program offers you a broad educational background applicable to many related scientific and technological fields, allowing graduates lifelong flexibility for continued professional growth.

As an interdisciplinary program, the degree offers you coursework in:

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Architectural Engineering
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Science and Mechanics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Meteorology
  • Geosciences
  • Speech Communication and Communication Disorders
Application Information

Contact Information:

Penn State Graduate Program in Acoustics

201 Applied Science Bldg

University Park, PA 16802


Degrees offered:

Master of Engineering (M.Eng.)

Also available as a Distance Education Program

Master of Science in Acoustics (M.S.)

Doctor of Philosophy in Acoustics (Ph.D.)

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