The program is designed to be completed in one year. It requires completion of 30 credits, of which 24 are in courses taught on the UD campus in Newark, DE. The MEPT program can also be completed as a part-time student, and all MEPT coursework can be completed remotely via distance learning.
Eighteen credits are encompassed by core courses that cover the key concepts of particle technology:
Four of these courses are taught in the fall semester and two in the spring semester. In addition, students take six credits in the form of relevant approved electives. The capstone is the industrial internship (6 credits), which is performed at one of a number of participating companies: