Graduate Program

ME Department Chair Caroline Hayes spoke to graduate students during the fall 2016 welcome event for the Mechanical Engineering Graduate Student Organization (MEGSO).
ME Department Chair Caroline Hayes spoke to graduate students during the fall 2016 welcome event for the Mechanical Engineering Graduate Student Organization (MEGSO).

The Department of Mechanical Engineering at Iowa State University blends creativity with our experience as researchers and educators to provide students with an opportunity to make lasting discoveries. With the technical knowledge and skills our graduate students gain, they are prepared to solve the critical national and global problems.

Degree choices

We have several degree options that will help you reach your career goals:

Not sure which degree option to pursue? Find out which one best fits your career path. Be sure to check out research programs to see what areas interest you.

Dr. Pulickel Ajayan, Benjamin M. and Mary Greenwood Anderson Professor in Engineering at Rice University, spoke to a full house during the first graduate seminar of the fall 2016 ME seminar series.
Dr. Pulickel Ajayan, Benjamin M. and Mary Greenwood Anderson Professor in Engineering at Rice University, spoke to a full house during the first graduate seminar of the fall 2016 ME seminar series.

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Contact Information

Samantha Hirschman
Program Assistant for Graduate Education
srhirsc@iastate.edu
515.294.0838
2019 Black Engr
Ames, IA 50011

 

Pranav Shrotriya
Director of Graduate Education
shrotriy@iastate.edu
515.294.9719
2022 Black Engr
Ames, IA 50011