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Department of Mechanical Engineering College of Engineering University of Utah

  • Salt Lake City, UT
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 8%92%
    student ratio
  • 206
    total students
  • Not Reported
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • January 1
    fall application deadline
  • 63%
    acceptance rate
  • 4 Degrees
    degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Mechanical Engineering Master of Science (MS)
      Master of Philosophy (M Phil)
      Master of Science/Master of Business Administration (MS/MBA)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 57
    • Doctoral Degrees 11
    • 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? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Required for some and Required for some
    • Doctoral Degrees Required, Required and qualifying exam
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

63% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 198
    • Accepted 126
    • Acceptance Rate 63
    • Enrolled 56
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $10
    • Application Fee - International $25
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 1st December 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st Not Reported Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0, statement of purpose, 3 letters of recommendation, and curriculum vitae/resume, transcripts
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0, statement of purpose, 3 letters of recommendation, and curriculum vitae/resume, transcripts
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 590 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *Not Reported
    • Out-of-state tuition *Not Reported
    • 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 awardsJanuary 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students206
    • Female Percentage8%
    • Male Percentage92%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students206
    • Part-time Percentage36%
    • Full-time Percentage64%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian86%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown3%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty27
    • Full-time Percentage89%
    • Part-time Percentage11%
    • Female Percentage15%
    • Male Percentage85%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchThermal, fluids, and energy systems; robotics and control; design and manufacturing at macro, micro, and nano-scale; ergonomics and safety; sustainability
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$2,931,000

Location & Contact

Department of Mechanical Engineering

College of Engineering
University of Utah

50 South Central Campus Drive, Room 2110 MEB
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
United States

Dr. Timothy Ameel

Chair

Phone: 801-585-9730
Fax: 801-585-9826
Email: ameel@mech.utah.edu

Dr. A. Balaji

Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 801-587-7772
Fax: 801-585-9826
Email: balaji@mech.utah.edu



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