Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering / Engineering Mechanics
Michigan Technological University

Program Details

The online Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering degree, with a specialization in Engineering Mechanics is a research-intensive program designed to give students an education in environmental, industrial, and societal sustainability.  The curriculum includes research on lean manufacturing and design for sustainability; the production of cellulose based ethanol from forest resources; optimization of ethanol-based power systems; and alternative-energy technologies including hydrogen, wing, and micro- and macro-fuel cells.  The program involves researchers from engineering, the physical and life sciences, and business.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Michigan Technological University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Essay/Writing Sample