Department of Mechanical Engineering A. James Clark School of Engineering University of Maryland, College Park

Department of Mechanical Engineering A. James Clark School of Engineering University of Maryland, College Park

College Park, MD
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
12%
88%
student ratio
298
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
May 15
fall application deadline
18%
acceptance rate
11 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Manufacturing And Design Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Mechanics And Materials Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Thermal And Fluid Sciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Electronic Packaging And Reliability Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Reliability Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Engineering (M Eng)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 52
    • Doctoral Degrees 45
    • 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? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

18% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 513
    • Accepted 93
    • Acceptance Rate 18
    • Enrolled 69
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline May 15th February 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 15th June 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, 3 letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

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 awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students298
    • Female Percentage12%
    • Male Percentage88%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students298
    • Part-time Percentage24%
    • Full-time Percentage76%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino8%
    • Black / African American5%
    • White / Caucasian66%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian13%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown5%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty120
    • Full-time Percentage81%
    • Part-time Percentage19%
    • Female Percentage8%
    • Male Percentage92%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchInjection molding, electronic packaging, fluid mechanics, product engineering
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$13,591,452

Location & Contact

Department of Mechanical Engineering

A. James Clark School of Engineering
University of Maryland, College Park

College Park, MD 20742
United States

Dr. Bala Balachandran

Chair

Phone: 301-405-4747
Email: balab@umd.edu

Dr. Charles Caramello

Graduate Director

Phone: 301-405-0358
Fax: 301-314-9305
Email: ccaramel@umd.edu


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