Master of Science in Petroleum Engineering

Smart Oilfield Technologies

The Master of Science in Petroleum Engineering (Smart Oilfield Technologies) is a new 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 smart fields.

The Master of Science in Petroleum Engineering (Smart Oilfield Technologies) is a unique degree offered only through the USC Viterbi School of Engineering.

The USC Center for Interactive Smart Oilfield Technologies (CiSoft), sponsored by Chevron, provides facilities for research and training in these technologies, offering cutting-edge course content for this degree.

Career Options

A variety of career opportunities exist, but primarily in the areas of Green Technology, Oil Industry, Transportation, Mining, Storage, Drilling, and Consulting Firms.

DEN@Viterbi Student Services

Please visit How DEN@Viterbi Works for more information on our unique blended delivery model, allowing online students to fully engage with the on-campus classroom. Review how academic advisement, program orientations and course enrollment are facilitated for our DEN@Viterbi Students. Learn how lectures are viewed live or on-demand, and how our Instructional Support Center coordinates homework assignments and examinations.