University of Maryland

Reliability Engineering Graduate Program

This page contains links to information about the University of Maryland Reliability Engineering graduate program. This is not an official source of information.


The Reliability Engineering program offers two degrees: Master of Science (M.S.) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.).

M.S. in Reliability Engineering

Ph.D. in Reliability Engineering

We will soon be starting a B.S./M.S. program for students to earn a B.S. in mechanical engineering and a M.S. in reliability engineering in five years. See the B.S./M.S. page for more information.


Graduate courses schedule

Syllabi for current courses


Application information


Professor Jeffrey W. Herrmann, Director, Reliability Engineering Graduate Program, 2181B Martin Hall, 301-405-5433,

Kerri Poppler James, Associate Director for Graduate Studies, 2178 Glenn L. Martin Hall, 301-405-8601,

Megan Petry, Graduate Studies Coordinator, 2168 Glenn L. Martin Hall, Phone: 301-405-4216, Email:

Marta Manzano, Academic Program Specialist, 2168 Glenn L. Martin Hall, Phone: 301-314-7058, Email:

More Information

Graduate School policies for dissertation committees (including Dean's Representative)

Listing in Graduate School Graduate Catalog.

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering Office of Graduate Studies.

ME Graduate Student Handbook

Last updated on February 7, 2020, by Jeffrey W. Herrmann.