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Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Biomedical Engineering College of Engineering The University of Tennessee

  • Knoxville, TN
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 12%88%
    student ratio
  • 154
    total students
  • $9,540 | $27,728
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • February 1
    fall application deadline
  • 45%
    acceptance rate
  • 10 Degrees
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Engineering Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [engineering science]
      Master of Science (MS) [engineering science]
    • Mechanical Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Aerospace Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Biomedical Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Master of Science/Doctor of Philosophy (MS/PhD)
      Master of Science/Master of Business Administration (MS/MBA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 30
    • Doctoral Degrees 14
    • 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? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Alternate accepted
    • Doctoral Degrees Required and Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

45% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 201
    • Accepted 91
    • Acceptance Rate 45
    • Enrolled 46
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $35
    • Application Fee - International $35
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline June 15th June 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test (for MS students pursuing research thesis), minimum GPA of 2.7 (for U.S. degree holders), 3.0 (for international degree holders); 3 references; statement of purpose
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test (for all PhD candidates), minimum GPA of 3.0 on previous graduate course work; 3 references; statement of purpose
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$9,540
    • Out-of-state tuition *$27,728
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$1,404.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students154
    • Female Percentage12%
    • Male Percentage88%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students154
    • Part-time Percentage27%
    • Full-time Percentage73%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American7%
    • White / Caucasian75%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian7%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown8%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty41
    • Full-time Percentage98%
    • Part-time Percentage2%
    • Female Percentage5%
    • Male Percentage95%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMicro/nano-scale science and engineering for bio-systems; biomedical sensing and imaging; musculoskeletal biomechanics; robotics and controls; heat transfer, combustion and emissions
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$6,167,000

Location & Contact

Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Biomedical Engineering

College of Engineering
The University of Tennessee

414 Dougherty Engineering Building 1512 Middle Drive
Knoxville, TN 37923
United States

Dr. Matthew Mench

Head

Phone: 865-974-5115
Fax: 865-974-5274
Email: mmench@utk.edu

Dr. Gary Smith

Associate Head

Phone: 865-974-5271
Fax: 865-974-5274
Email: gvsmith@utk.edu



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