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Petroleum Engineering

Louisiana State University

36 months
Duration
29456 USD/year
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12541 USD/year
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About

Petroleum Engineering from Louisiana State University is open to students holding a MS in petroleum engineering. However, special programs involving additional course work can be developed for those with MS degrees in related branches of engineering or science.

Overview

Petroleum Engineering from Louisiana State University is designed to provide education of high quality to meet the current and future needs for engineers, managers and researchers associated with the petroleum producing industry.

Students at Petroleum Engineering from Louisiana State University will:

  • focus on the safe and efficient utilization of subsurface natural resources by processes involving well systems
  • meet the training needs of professional engineers currently associated with the petroleum producing industry.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Nonthermal Methods of Enhanced Oil Recovery 
  • Thermal Methods of Oil Recovery 
  • Selected Topics in Advanced Petroleum Engineering 
  • Special Problems in Petroleum Engineering 
  • Mathematical Simulation of Petroleum Reservoir Performance 
  • Statistical Reservoir Modeling 
  • Seminar 
  • Thesis Research 
  • Dissertation Research

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

54 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited U.S. institution or the equivalent from a foreign institution.
  • A grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.00 (A = 4.0) on all undergraduate work (or in the final 64 credit hours) and any graduate work already completed.
  • Official GRE - minimum score of 300 
  • Official TOEFL - a TOEFL score of at least 550 on the paper-based test or 79 on the Internet-based test, an IELTS score of at least 6.5, or a PTE score of at least 59 must be received before an international student’s application is evaluated for admission. You may be exempt from this requirement if you have completed a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited U.S. institution.
  • Three (3) recommendation letters
  • Statement of purpose
  • Writing sample is not required but may be submitted with your application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29456 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29456 USD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    29456 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29456 USD per year during 36 months.
  • In-State

    12541 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12541 USD per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Baton Rouge

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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