Instructors are executive-level mechanical engineers who deepen your understanding of the fundamentals and introduce you to modern technologies and theories. Learn to use advanced analysis techniques, translate mechanical engineering problems into a quantitative form, and analyze experiments.

Admission Requirements

Certificate Requirements

  • Choose any five courses offered from the program which must be completed within five years.
  • At least four of the five courses must be from the Mechanical Engineering ( program, and at least two of the courses must be at the 700-level. Courses from the full-time program ( may be substituted, subject to advisor approval.
  • Only grades of B− or above can count toward the post-master’s certificate.
  • Focus areas are not applicable for students pursing certificates.
  • Students are free to choose any five courses offered by the Mechanical Engineering program.
  • All courses outside of the Mechanical Engineering Program are subject to advisor approval.
  • Certificate students may not enroll in graduate research courses (EN.530.800, EN.535.820, EN.535.821).

Course Planning and Search

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Master's in Mechanical Engineering

Explore a part-time, online master's degree, and take carefully constructed, modern courses designed for the way you live and work today—all while having invaluable mentorship from professors you can conveniently access.