Department of Mechanical Engineering Edward E. Whitacre Jr. College of Engineering Texas Tech University

Department of Mechanical Engineering Edward E. Whitacre Jr. College of Engineering Texas Tech University

Lubbock, TX
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
10%
90%
student ratio
135
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 1
fall application deadline
10%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Mechanical Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering (MSME)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 20
    • Doctoral Degrees 10
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

10% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 237
    • Accepted 26
    • Acceptance Rate 10
    • Enrolled 19
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 1st January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline September 1st June 15th Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE (Verbal and Quantitative)
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE (Verbal and Quantitative)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students135
    • Female Percentage10%
    • Male Percentage90%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students135
    • Part-time Percentage16%
    • Full-time Percentage84%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino14%
    • Black / African American3%
    • White / Caucasian69%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian8%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown4%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty42
    • Full-time Percentage93%
    • Part-time Percentage7%
    • Female Percentage19%
    • Male Percentage81%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchBiomedical and bio engineering, energetic, high-pressure, nano and bio materials, nonlinear dynamics and control, turbulence and wind energy, microfluidics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$2,669,779

Location & Contact

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Edward E. Whitacre Jr. College of Engineering
Texas Tech University

MS 41021
Lubbock, TX 79409
United States

Dr. Jharna Chaudhuri

Professor and Chair

Phone: 806-742-3563
Fax: 806-742-3540
Email: jharna.chandhuri@ttu.edu

Ms. Gwen Clymo

Graduate Academic Advisor

Phone: 806-834-7711
Fax: 806-742-3540
Email: gwen.clymo@ttu.edu


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