Topics of Study
In this program, you will learn how to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of physical systems in manufacturing, and end-product systems for specific uses. This includes machine tools, jigs and other equipment; stationary power units and appliances; engines; hydraulic and electric systems; and integration of computers and remote control with operating systems. Students take courses in mathematics, physical sciences, basic engineering, social sciences, and the humanities.
- A bachelor's degree is sufficient for entry-level mechanical engineering jobs, such as in industry and business.
- Graduates with an advanced degree may teach in higher education, work as consultants, or hold administrative management positions in large corporations or in the government.