Department of Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics College of Engineering Michigan Technological University

Department of Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics College of Engineering Michigan Technological University

Houghton, MI
location
Public
type
Small
setting
27%
73%
student ratio
Not Reported
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 1
fall application deadline
32%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Hybrid Electric Drive Vehicle Engineering Graduate Certificate [Automotive Engineering]
    • Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Engineering Mechanics Master of Science (MS)
    • Mechanical Engineering Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 149
    • Doctoral Degrees 14
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 21
    • * 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? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis Required for some
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

32% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 1,286
    • Accepted 416
    • Acceptance Rate 32
    • Enrolled 141
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic Not Reported
    • Application Fee - International Not Reported
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 1st March 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline August 1st August 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE (Michigan Tech and online students exempt), statement of purpose, personal statement, official transcripts, and 2 letters of recommendation, resume/curriculum vitae
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE (Michigan Tech and online students exempt), MS (preferred), statement of purpose, official transcripts, and 2 letters of recommendation, resume/curriculum vitae
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced Degreesstatement of purpose, official transcripts, BS in engineering
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score 90 iBT) or IELTS (minimum score 7.0)

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 Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships, cooperative program

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate StudentsNot Reported
    • Female PercentageNot Reported
    • Male PercentageNot Reported
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate StudentsNot Reported
    • Part-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Full-time PercentageNot Reported
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino1%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian20%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student77%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMobility and autonomy, complex systems and controls, multi-scale materials and mechanics, thermo-fluids and energy conversion, human-centered engineering
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$5,070,527

Location & Contact

Department of Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics

College of Engineering
Michigan Technological University

1400 Townsend Drive
Houghton, MI 49931
United States

Dr. William Predebon

Chair

Phone: 906-487-2551
Fax: 906-487-2822
Email: wwpredeb@mtu.edu

Cindy Wadaga

Graduate Program Assistant

Phone: 906-487-2551
Fax: 906-487-2822
Email: cawadaga@mtu.edu

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