At the MS level students may pursue a program preparing for advanced practice or for MS thesis research. All MS students with assistantships are required to complete a thesis. Other students may elect either the thesis or non-thesis option. All course work must have the approval of the academic advisor.
|MS Concentrations||Program Coordinators|
|Professor Teiichi Ando|
|Professor Sinan Muftu|
|Professor Nader Jalili|
|Professor Mo E. Taslim|
The MS in Mechanical Engineering can be combined with a Gordon Engineering Leadership certificate. Learn more about the benefits of this unique program.
The minimum semester hours required by students to complete this degree are listed below. Typically full-time students are able to complete these requirements in about two years, however it might take longer if the student completes a thesis or participates in co-op.
|Required courses||16 SH||16 SH||24 SH||16 SH|
|Elective courses||16 SH||12 SH||8 SH||0 SH|
|MEIE 6800 Technical Writing||N/A||0 SH||0 SH||N/A|
|MEIE 6850 Research Seminar in|
Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
|N/A||0 SH||0 SH||N/A|
|Project/thesis||N/A||4 SH||8 SH||N/A|
|Leadership courses||N/A||N/A||N/A||16 SH|
|Minimum semester hours required||32 SH||32 SH||32 SH||32 SH|