Cancel Forgot Password?

Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering College of Engineering The University of Alabama in Huntsville

  • Huntsville, AL
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Suburban
    setting
  • 14%86%
    student ratio
  • 177
    total students
  • $8,912 | $20,774
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • July 15
    fall application deadline
  • 59%
    acceptance rate
  • 7 Degrees
    degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Aerospace Engineering Master of Science in Engineering (MSE) [missile systems engineering]
      Master of Science in Engineering (MSE) [aerospace engineering]
      Master of Science in Engineering (MSE) [rotorcraft systems engineering]
    • Mechanical Engineering Master of Science in Engineering (MSE)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Aerospace Systems Engineering Master of Science (MS)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 29
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • 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? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Required, Alternate accepted and oral and written exams
    • Doctoral Degrees Required, Required and oral and written exams
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

59% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 118
    • Accepted 70
    • Acceptance Rate 59
    • Enrolled 32
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 15th April 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 30th September 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, BSE, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 500 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$8,912
    • Out-of-state tuition *$20,774
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students177
    • Female Percentage14%
    • Male Percentage86%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students177
    • Part-time Percentage62%
    • Full-time Percentage38%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American3%
    • White / Caucasian81%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian6%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown5%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty22
    • Full-time Percentage95%
    • Part-time Percentage5%
    • Female Percentage0%
    • Male Percentage100%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchRocket propulsion and plasma engineering, materials engineering and solid mechanics, energy conversion, transport, and storage
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$25,358,830

Location & Contact

Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

College of Engineering
The University of Alabama in Huntsville

301 Sparkman Drive
Huntsville, AL 35899
United States

Dr. Keith Hollingsworth

Chair

Phone: 256-824-6154
Fax: 256-824-6758
Email: keith.hollingsworth@uah.edu

Ms. Kim Gray

Graduate Studies Admissions Coordinator

Phone: 256-824-6002
Fax: 256-824-6405
Email: deangrad@uah.edu



Graduate Schools you might like...

Advanced Search Options

Search your needs below, and view information about the schools that meet those needs by clicking "Search."
Step 1: Select Subject Area(s)
Step 2: Select Program(s) that Interest You
Complete step 1 before selcting a major
Step 3: Select Location
Complete step 1 and 2 before selecting a location
Step 4: Select Degree Level
Search

Forgot Your Password?

To reset your password, simply enter your email address in the field below and click the Reset Password button. You will receive an email with a link and instructions to reset your password.

Check your email.

Please check your email and click on the link provided in the message to reset your password.