Graduate programs

Today’s mechanical engineers are working across technologies and disciplines to solve some of society’s toughest problems.

The department answers the need for professional skills and talents with an intense program that provides depth in fundamental mechanical engineering areas and breadth in emerging cross-boundary areas of mechanical engineering leadership.

Academic activity is balanced with hands-on research opportunities to give our graduates the ability to frame complex problems and collaborate widely across organizations.

Our diverse student body currently includes post-doctoral researchers, part-time students, and over 300 full-time graduate students.

Our low student/faculty ratio makes for a close-knit and exciting environment for research and mentoring.

The department strives to be a safe and inclusive environment. Read the statement of assurance for more information.


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