Picatinny Program

Rutgers University offers a Master of Engineering program as well as a certificate program in materials science and engineering at Picatinny Arsenal, Dover, NJ.  The programs are administered by the Deptartment of Materials Science and Engineering.

Rutgers teaches two courses at Armament University in the fall and spring semesters, and one course in the summer. Fall and Spring Semesters consist of 14 weeks of course work, plus a final exam in the 15th week.  Summer semester consists of 12 weeks of course work, plus a final exam in the 13th week. 

To register, please visit the Schedule of Classes  web registration site. 

Please note:  Non-degree students will need to register through the Admissions Website before entering the registration site.  Continuing students can log in using their RUID.

For any questions, please email the Graduate Program Director, Prof. Adrian Mann or call at 848-445-8421.

All courses are taught in the 4:30 - 8:30 p.m. time slot, with each lecture having a duration of 180 minutes.

Fall  2015

Wednesday - Theory of Solid-State Materials 16:635:503  (21261)

Basic principles of classical and quantum mechanics, as well as the experimental basis for introduction of quantum postulates.  Application of these concepts to various physical phenomena to develop an understanding of solid-state material behavior.

Instructor:  Prof. Koray Akdogan

For students who are not employees of Picatinny Arsenal, special arrangements will be made to allow them to enter Picatinny Arsenal.

A student enrolled in the Masters program at Picatinny can also take courses at the main campus of Rutgers.  The tuition and the computer fee are the same, (approximately $2,442 for a 3 credit course).

Registration is now open for Fall 2016.  The deadline for registration is September 2, 2016.  

Term bills are due on August 16, 2016

For Picatinny personnel who live out-of-state, please email Sheela Sekhar to arrange in-state tuition sheela.sekhar@rutgers.edu or call 848- 445-2159.

To find out about courses offered on our New Brunswick campuses in Fall or Spring, please visit the university course scheduling website.