Master of Engineering in Engine Systems
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Program Details

The online ME in Engine Systems degree program from the University of Wisconsin-Madison is focused on internal combustion engine development. Graduates are prepared to:

  • Manage the complete development process for a new engine 
  • Clearly articulate customer and application requirements
  • Effectively integrate engine design with various manufacturing processes
  • Select the combustion system, fuel, and engine system configuration that will best fit a particular application; among other critical skills


Students must attend a week-long residency on campus each August.

  • A BS degree from a program accredited by the ABET or the equivalent
  • A minimum undergraduate grade-point average (GPA) of 3.00 on the equivalent of the last 60 semester hours (approximately two years of work) or a master’s degree with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00
  • Resume/CV
  • Transcript(s)
  • Three professional recommendations
  • Essay
  • Phone interview

Exceptions to standard admission requirements are considered by the admissions committee on an individual basis.

School Accreditation Statement

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