Cancel Forgot Password?

Department of Mechanical Engineering College of Engineering University of Wisconsin-Madison

  • Madison, WI
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 13%87%
    student ratio
  • 233
    total students
  • $10,728 | $24,054
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • August 1
    fall application deadline
  • 24%
    acceptance rate
  • 5 Degrees
    degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Energy Systems Master of Engineering (ME)
    • Polymers Master of Engineering (ME)
    • Engine Systems Master of Engineering (ME)
    • Mechanical Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 60
    • Doctoral Degrees 17
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 5
    • * 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? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Optional
    • Doctoral Degrees Required and qualifying exam, preliminary exam
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

24% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 699
    • Accepted 172
    • Acceptance Rate 24
    • Enrolled 89
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $56
    • Application Fee - International $56
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline August 1st June 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline January 1st November 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, BS in mechanical engineering or related field, minimum GPA of 3.0 in last 60 hours of course work
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, BS in mechanical engineering or related field, minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 in last 60 hours of course work
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$10,728
    • Out-of-state tuition *$24,054
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$1,111.00
    • 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 submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students233
    • Female Percentage13%
    • Male Percentage87%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students233
    • Part-time Percentage16%
    • Full-time Percentage84%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian79%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian9%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander1%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown2%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty34
    • Full-time Percentage97%
    • Part-time Percentage3%
    • Female Percentage9%
    • Male Percentage91%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchDesign and manufacturing, materials processing, combustion, energy systems nanotechnology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$10,000,000

Location & Contact

Department of Mechanical Engineering

College of Engineering
University of Wisconsin-Madison

500 Lincoln Drive
Madison, WI 53706-1380
United States

Roxann Engelstad

Chair

Phone: 608-262-5745
Fax: 608-265-2316
Email: engelsta@engr.wisc.edu

Kathie Keyes

Advisor to Graduate Students

Phone: 608-263-3955
Fax: 608-890-2204
Email: kekeyes@engr.wisc.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.