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Programs PhD of Aerospace Engineering

  1. Jul 17, 2004 #1
    What does a PhD student need to do in order to get a Ph.D degree? How long does it take a PhD student to get a PhD degree?
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  3. Aug 15, 2004 #2
    it depends on the field. Usually its anythere from 2 years (if youre really good) to 10 years.
  4. Aug 16, 2004 #3


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    From my university, it takes 2-3 years to get a Masters degree, and another 2-5 years for the PhD.

    The average is 5-6 years after undergraduate
  5. Aug 16, 2004 #4


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    Yep, 2 years minimum. Usually the majority of it is research work
    into your field of expertise.

    Live long and prosper.
  6. Aug 24, 2004 #5
    Skip your MS and go straight to PhD, you won't need it. And plan on 6 years, 2 for classes and 4 for research.
  7. Sep 18, 2004 #6
    Heh, I'm skipping B. Sc. and going straight for the M. Sc.
    Not going for PhD though.
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