Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering
University of South Carolina-Columbia

Program Details

The online PhD in Mechanical Engineering program is designed to provide students with learning opportunities for acquiring a broad foundation of mechanical engineering knowledge, an in-depth research experience at the frontiers of mechanical engineering, and skills for life-long learning and professional development. The curriculum includes:

  • Course Work
  • Qualifying Exam
  • Comprehensive Exam
  • Dissertation

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Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of South Carolina-Columbia is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Students must travel to campus to present their dissertation.