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Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering / Engineering Mechanics

Program Details

Michigan Technological University offers a Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering degree, with a specialization in Engineering Mechanics. The program is a research intensive curriculum designed to give students education in environmental, industrial, and societal sustainability.


  • Have a master's degree or its equivalent from an accredited institution
  • Be prepared for advanced study in your chosen field, as demonstrated by your previous degree and your scholastic record
  • Statement of purpose
  • Personal Statement
  • Official Transcripts
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • A résumé / curriculum vitae
  • A writing sample
  • Prerequisite courses
  • A previous degree in a specified field

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission