Advance your education in nuclear energy, and help make the world a better place by harnessing the power of the atom to provide clean, low-carbon and affordable electricity.
Nuclear engineering is a highly versatile degree that gives you the opportunity to design and build things that help make the world a better place. Earning a doctoral degree can open up opportunities for high-paying, secure jobs and place you on the forefront of synthetic fuel exploration and production.
Internationally Recognized Faculty
Receive mentorship from a dedicated faculty that will help you pursue the job that best suits you.
Professional Society Engagement
Create strong connections with leading industries across South Carolina to establish employment opportunities.
Conduct research alongside our faculty in state-of-the-art laboratories across campus.
What You’ll Study
Some of the most popular courses in our nuclear engineering program include Nuclear Fuel Cycles and Introduction to Nuclear Materials. Obtaining a doctoral degree here will make you an asset to society as it vastly increases your stock while allowing you to fully live up to your potential.
Gain the professional and personal intelligence it takes to have a successful career.
Conducting experiments and analyzing data to gain new knowledge and insights in a scientific field
Planning, prioritizing and managing tasks and resources to achieve specific objectives
Creating or improving complex systems to meet specific requirements
Communicating and interacting effectively in a variety of social and professional situations
Working with others to achieve a common goal or objective
Writing code, developing software and creating applications for automation and problem-solving
Using your degree
Make your college experience the foundation for a successful future.
- Reactor Engineer
- Systems Engineer
- Design Engineer
- Fuel Rod Engineer
- Project Manager
- Nuclear Energy