Mechanical Engineering Master’s Degree Curriculum Overview

The mechanical engineering master’s degree provides a solid foundation for your engineering career.

By the end of this program, students will be able to:

  • Understand and leverage today's rapidly changing technological landscape to solve challenging engineering problems. 
  • Position emerging technologies effectively to reach business goals
  • Lead innovation across organizations

Concentrations Include:

We offer seven concentration options to fit your career goals and interests. 

  • Product Design
  • Manufacturing
  • Thermal, Fluids, Energy
  • Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
  • Medical Devices
  • Robotics & Control
  • Micro/Nano Systems

Every student receives a solid foundation for their degree by taking at least four required electives specific to their chosen concentration. A full list of concentrations and specific courses are available in the academic catalog.

Below are some of the typical courses available in this program.

Core Courses Include:

  • Modeling and Simulation 
  • Engineering Analysis I

Potential Concentration and Elective Courses Include:

  • Advanced Mechanics of Solids
  • Advanced Structural Design
  • Advanced Product Development
  • Advanced Additive Manufacturing
  • Design for Additive Manufacturing
  • Design for Manufacturability
  • Medical Device Design and Technology
  • Medical Devices Manufacturing
  • Introduction to Robotics
  • Advanced Robotics
  • Nanoscale Science and Technology
  • Techniques of Surface and Nanostructure Characterization
  • Thermal Systems Design

If you have existing graduate credits or experience in this area of study, contact [email protected] to discuss opportunities to include it in the curriculum.