MS in Engineering (Concentration in Mechanical Design)
Home Department: Mechanical Engineering
Available: May be completed through Distance Learning or On Campus
Dr. Bassem Ramadan
NOTE: Effective October 1st, 2016, the Concentration in Mechanical Design will no longer be offered. Students already pursuing this Concentration may remain and finish their MSE program, or choose to change their concentration to the new Mechanical Engineering Concentration. Contact the Program Advisor with any questions.
The Master of Science in Engineering is a professional master’s program that builds on an undergraduate engineering program by offering additional depth and greater mastery in a number of technical areas.
All graduates of the Master of Science in Engineering program will:
- Deepen their knowledge and increase their mastery of technical areas that match their personal career goals.
- Be better prepared to advance in positions of technical and/or managerial leadership.
- Develop their ability to sustain a life-long career in engineering, through continuing self-directed learning and professional development activities.
Students in this program will be provided the skills and knowledge needed to be engineering leaders in modern industry. This program has sound engineering practices supported by the extensive industrial experience of the faculty. The student will receive a Master’s degree upon completion of ten (10) courses within the program. This program has a thesis option.
Program Curriculum Requirements
Completion of 40 credits as follows:
|FINC-619||Financial Management 1||4|
|IME-660||Design for Manufacture and Assembly||4|
|MECH-516||Introduction to Finite Element Analysis with Structural Applications||4|
|MECH-600||Engineering Mathematics with Applications||4|
|MECH-610||Mechanics of Materials I: Linear Elasticity||4|
|MECH-611||Mechanics of Material II: Nonlinear Elastic-Plastic Behavior||4|
|MECH-643||Noise, Vibration & Harshness||4|
|Thesis or 600-Level technical elective||4|
|Technical Elective (may consist of a 500-level course)||4|
|Total Credit Hours||40|
Contact your academic advisor if you have prerequisite issues
Refer to the Graduate Course Offering Matrices Website (Department of Mechanical Engineering section) for information as to which terms courses are offered. This will allow you to plan when you take each course and complete the program.