Which graduate degree is for me?

Each of our unique graduate degrees offers a different curriculum and career trajectory.

Master of Engineering (M.Eng.) in Mechanical Engineering

  • Coursework only (no research), offered online or on-campus
  • Build on knowledge gained from your B.S. degree and get a competitive edge in the work force
  • Can be completed in as little as one year, depending on course load

Master of Science (M.S.) in Mechanical Engineering

  • Includes coursework and a research component with opportunities to work directly with faculty
  • Typically earned in two years

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Mechanical Engineering

  • The highest degree available
  • Strong emphasis on research and works extensively with major professor
  • Typically requires four to five years to complete