Date of publication: 2017-09-01 06:52
A number of departments require their students to teach (serving as a teaching assistant) or assist a faculty member in research (serving as a research assistant) for one or more quarters as part of their doctoral programs. Detailed information is included in the department sections of this bulletin.
The Application for Candidacy for Degree of Engineer is an agreement between the student and the department on a specific program of study to fulfill degree requirements. Students must apply for candidacy by the end of the second quarter of the program. Honors Cooperative students must apply by the end of the fourth quarter of the program. Candidacy is valid for five calendar years.
Enrollment in the . degree program is limited to candidates who have earlier been accepted to another Stanford graduate degree program and to recent (within three years) Stanford graduates.
This program allows Stanford undergraduates an opportunity to work simultaneously toward a . in Management Science and Engineering or another quantitative major, and an . in Management Science and Engineering.
Each student admitted to the . program must satisfy a breadth requirement and pass a qualification procedure. The purpose of the qualification procedure is to assess the student’s command of the field and to evaluate his or her potential to complete a high-quality dissertation in a timely manner. The student must complete specified course work in one of the areas of the department.
The following joint degree programs, permitting students to complete requirements for two degrees with a reduced number of total residency units, are offered:
MS& E offers programs leading to the degrees of Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy. The department also offers a coterminal ./. degree, a dual master’s degree in cooperation with each of the other departments in the School of Engineering, and joint master's degrees with the School of Law and the Public Policy Program.
Professors: Nicholas Bambos, Margaret L. Brandeau, Kathleen M. Eisenhardt, Peter W. Glynn, Ashish Goel, Pamela J. Hinds, Ronald A. Howard, Riitta Katila, M. Elisabeth Paté-Cornell, Robert I. Sutton, James L. Sweeney, Benjamin Van Roy, Yinyu Ye