Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering
Michigan Technological University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering program takes place at the many interfaces of engineering and science, creating products and processes that help humankind.  The curriculum emphasizes engineering mechanics coursework, such as continuum mechanics, composite materials, failure mechanics, and fluid mechanics.  Students learn to embrace social, economic, and environmental sustainability and to value collaboration.  Research could focus on ground (automotive), sea, or air mobility; energy systems and microgrids; space systems; or biosystems in engineering.


  • Have a bachelor’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

School Accreditation Statement

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