Professional Concentrations

NPRE offers flexibility in its three paths of study!

Gaining core knowledge in nuclear engineering, our students can choose among three concentrations that will help guide them to careers best suited to their talents and interests.



Nuclear Power

Work to solve the world’s energy problems through the efficient, reliable and safe production of nuclear power.

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Use plasma processing in semiconductor production and in cutting-edge manufacturing technologies. Also explore fusion as the next step in energy production.

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Radiological Sciences

The intersection of radiation technologies, medicine, security and other basic science areas. 

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For more details or to plan a visit, please contact:

Senior Coordinator of Academic Programs and Academic Advisor

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