MS in Petroleum Engineering - Digital Oilfield Technologies


Spring 2022:
September 15, 2021

Fall 2022:
January 15, 2022


As of September 7, 2021, the GRE exam is not required.

The MS in Petroleum Engineering (Digital Oilfield Technologies) is a unique degree offered only through the USC Viterbi School of Engineering. This degree program was created based upon industry’s request to train existing staff and new hires with skills related to the operation of digital fields.
The new USC Center for Interactive Digital Oilfield Technologies (CiSoft), sponsored by Chevron, will provide facilities for research and training in these technologies, offering cutting-edge course content for this degree

Please Note: Requirements for graduation, course offerings, course availability, track offerings, and any other degree requirements are subject to change. Students should consult with an academic advisor prior to registering for any classes.

  • A minimum of 35 units is required to earn the MS in Petroleum Engineering (Digital Oilfield Technologies) degree
  • Some deficiency courses may be required
  • A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 is required for graduation

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Published on July 6th, 2017

Last updated on September 8th, 2021