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Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering

Program Details

Degree

Bachelor of Engineering

Available

On campus

Contact

Department of Mechanical Engineering1.201.216.5194[email protected]
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Get the in-depth disciplinary knowledge you need for a successful career in engineering from the first US university to offer a mechanical engineering degree.

From gadgets to medical devices, to vehicles on land, air, space, and sea, to power plants and industrial machines, and engines to robots–mechanical engineers design and manufacture systems or parts for nearly every product manufactured throughout the world. The mechanical engineering bachelor's program at Stevens offers a broad background in engineering and the liberal arts, with the technical skills needed to support the design, testing, and manufacture of these products, systems, and devices.

As the first university to offer a mechanical engineering degree in the U.S., the mechanical engineering program at Stevens strives to educate the complete engineer. Classroom instruction and hands-on lab work come together to give you a thorough education on scientific and engineering proficiency, along with the values of professionalism, leadership, entrepreneurship, and ethics.

Our program emphasizes extensive training in communication, learning how to effectively present technical information orally, visually, and in written form, and encourages you to collaborate with your peers and faculty on a wide range of real world projects.

An ABET Accredited Program

The Bachelor of Engineering program in mechanical engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of ABET, https://www.abet.org.  

More Advantages to our Program

Concentrations

  • Aerospace Engineering

  • Automotive Engineering

  • Biomedical Engineering

  • Pharmaceutical Manufacturing

  • Power Generation

  • Product Design and Manufacturing

  • Robotics and Autonomous Systems

  • Sustainable Energy


Stevens’ Department of Mechanical Engineering Climbs to 69th in Latest U.S. News & World Report Rankings

The department’s ranking jumps up 14 places in the latest report.

Putting You on Track for Professional Success

The mechanical engineering bachelor's program develops in-demand knowledge and skills to put you on track for a highly flexible and successful career path. Mechanical engineering is the broadest and most diverse of all the engineering disciplines as it offers an excellent foundation for work in any industry as well as pursuing graduate school, law school, or medical school. Career opportunities include:

  • Senior Engineer

  • Principal Mechanical Engineer

  • Head of Engineering Group

  • Product Management Director

  • Vice President of Engineering

  • CEO/ President

Potential hiring organizations include companies like: Becton Dickinson, Colgate-Palmolive, ExxonMobile, Fisher Price, Hamilton Sundstrand Honeywell, Lockheed Martin. Picatinny Arsenal, PSEG, Stryker Orthopedics

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