Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Biomedical Engineering Tickle College of Engineering The University of Tennessee

Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Biomedical Engineering Tickle College of Engineering The University of Tennessee

Knoxville, TN
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
11%
89%
student ratio
194
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
38%
acceptance rate
10 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Engineering Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [engineering science]
      Master of Science (MS) [engineering science]
    • Mechanical Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Mechanical Engineering ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Mechanical Engineering ]
    • Aerospace Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Aerospace/Aeronautical Engineering ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Aerospace/Aeronautical Engineering ]
    • Biomedical Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Biomedical Engineering ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Biomedical Engineering ]
    • Master of Science/Doctor of Philosophy (MS/PhD)
      Master of Science/Master of Business Administration (MS/MBA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 33
    • Doctoral Degrees 12
    • 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? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis Alternate accepted
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

38% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 263
    • Accepted 100
    • Acceptance Rate 38
    • Enrolled 65
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline June 15th June 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test (for MS students pursuing research thesis), minimum GPA of 2.7 (for U.S. degree holders), 3.0 (for international degree holders); 3 references; statement of purpose
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0 on previous graduate course work; 3 references; statement of purpose
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

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 awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students194
    • Female Percentage11%
    • Male Percentage89%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students194
    • Part-time Percentage22%
    • Full-time Percentage78%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian58%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown or International Student31%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty57
    • Full-time Percentage84%
    • Part-time Percentage16%
    • Female Percentage7%
    • Male Percentage93%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMicro-/nano-scale science and engineering for bio-systems; biomedical sensing and imaging; musculoskeletal biomechanics; robotics and controls; heat transfer, combustion and emissions
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$8,331,000

Location & Contact

Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Biomedical Engineering

Tickle College of Engineering
The University of Tennessee

414 Dougherty Engineering Building 1512 Middle Drive
Knoxville, TN 37923
United States

Dr. Matthew Mench

Head

Phone: 865-974-5115
Fax: 865-974-5274
Email: mmench@utk.edu

Dr. Kivanc Ekici

Associate Professor/Graduate Program Director

Phone: 865-974-6016
Fax: 865-974-5274
Email: ekici@utk.edu


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