Department of Mechanical Engineering College of Engineering Wayne State University

Department of Mechanical Engineering College of Engineering Wayne State University

Detroit, MI
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
8%
92%
student ratio
243
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 1
fall application deadline
45%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Mechanical Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 39
    • Doctoral Degrees 10
    • 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? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

45% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 656
    • Accepted 300
    • Acceptance Rate 45
    • Enrolled 105
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $
    • Application Fee - International $
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 1st May 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline October 1st September 1st Yes
    • Spring deadline February 1st January 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE (if BS is not from ABET-accredited university), minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, minimum graduate or undergraduate upper-division GPA of 3.5, completed undergraduate major or substantial specialized work in proposed doctoral field
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS paper based, TWE required, 6 TWE paper based, Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (minimum score 85)

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 awardsMarch 31
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students243
    • Female Percentage8%
    • Male Percentage92%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students243
    • Part-time Percentage21%
    • Full-time Percentage79%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian52%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian37%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown4%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAcoustics and vibrations/noise control, engine combustion and emission controls, advanced materials and structures, computational fluid mechanics, material processing and manufacturing
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$1,162,530

Location & Contact

Department of Mechanical Engineering

College of Engineering
Wayne State University

656 West Kirby Street
Detroit, MI 48202
United States

Dr. Walter Bryzik

Chair

Phone: 313-577-5135
Email: wbryzik@eng.wayne.edu

Dr. Trilochan Singh

Associate Chairman

Phone: 313-577-5548
Email: tsing@eng.wayne.edu


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