KLA Tencor - MS Engineering, Specialization in Optoelectronic Systems

Corporate Programs Requirement: You must be a current employee of the host company to enroll.

Program Status

In Progress



Program Specialist
Afifa Hamad
Academic Program Coordinator
Thomas Hildebrand


This customized Master of Science in Engineering, specialization in Optoelectronic Systems degree program is targeted to meet the business needs of KLA-Tencor Company. The program covers engineering analysis fundamentals, optics, sensors, lasers, detectors and other optoelectronic components, and provides opportunities to students to specialize in optical sensing. The program offers a number of other elective courses such as object-oriented data structure and imaging technology.

For the convenience of working students, the program offers one 11 week course at a time, each meeting once a week during evenings. Courses are taught by both SJSU faculty and senior KLA-Tencor staff to meet KLA-Tencor’s business needs. There will be 6 credits of project work based on case studies specific to KLA-Tencor.









Applying for admission to an off-campus cohort at San Jose State University is not a guarantee that the program will occur. Cohorts must meet minimum enrollment standards in order to take place. Please be aware that in the event a cohort does not launch due to low enrollment, any and all associated application fees cannot be refunded.