Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering
Clarkson University

Program Details

The online Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering program is designed to help students gain an edge in today’s competitive marketplace by developing analytic and strategic skills and learning how to apply them.  The program advances students’ career opportunities in power systems, emerging energy technologies, and product design evolution.  Some examples of courses and concentrations are:

  • Engineering Analysis
  • Finite Element Methods
  • Stochastic Processes in Engineering
  • Continuum Mechanics
  • Advanced Engineering Mathematics


  • An MS degree from a program in Mechanical Engineering or other engineering discipline
  • Resume
  • A statement of purpose
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Official transcripts
  • GRE
  • TOEFL/IELTS (if applicable)

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education