Master in Mechanical Engineering

General

Program Description

Overview

Build the future in a program engineered to promote your success.

The mechanical engineering master’s program at Stevens gives you an edge in an increasingly competitive profession where mastery of research, design, production and testing skills is just as important as the next big idea.

This program focuses on techniques that enable the consistent creation of products through a science-based understanding of engineering materials and manufacturing processes and prepares you to solve complex engineering problems, position emerging technologies, lead the development of high-quality products, manage projects and maintain exacting standards in an ever-evolving economy.

The Stevens Advantage

Stevens was the first institution in the United States to offer a degree in mechanical engineering. Today, mechanical engineering remains one of its strengths and a continuing source of innovation, training students for leadership positions in the automotive, medical device, additive manufacturing, renewable energy, robotics and automation, power generation and aerospace industries and many others.

Program Features

  • Customizable curriculum
  • Seven concentration options
  • One year fast-tracked master's program option
  • Research credit available
  • Thesis and no-thesis options
  • Evening and online courses available
  • Curricular Practical Training (CPT) available for international students

Concentrations

  • Manufacturing
  • Medical Devices
  • Micro/NanoSystems
  • Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
  • Product Design
  • Robotics & Control
  • Thermal, Fluids, Energy

Who Should Apply?

We welcome applicants with a technological curiosity and a passion for problem-solving. The mechanical engineering master’s program is intended to extend and broaden an undergraduate engineering preparation. It can be considered as a terminal degree or as preparation for a Ph.D. program. You can apply with a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering or related field. Applicants with undergraduate degrees in other engineering disciplines may be required to take appropriate undergraduate courses before being formally admitted into the program.

Program Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree, with a minimum GPA of 3.0, from an accredited institution
  • Official college transcripts
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Resume (optional)
  • TOEFL/IELTS scores (for international students)
  • A competitive GRE score

Stevens Prepares You for a Great Career

The mechanical engineering master's program develops in-demand knowledge and skills to put you on track for career success.

Career Opportunities

  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Design Engineer
  • Project Engineer
  • Control and Instrumentation Engineer
  • Aerospace Engineer
  • Automotive Engineer

Top Hiring Organizations

  • Picatinny Arsenal
  • Stryker
  • General Electric (GE)
  • Becton Dickinson
  • United Technologies
  • PSEG
Last updated July 2019

About the School

Seven thousand students, 300 faculty. One jewel of a campus, beside one amazing city, in a top-3 college town. Countless ideas. Infinite questions. And answers that matter. This is Stevens.

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