Department of Mechanical Engineering College of Engineering University of Maine

Department of Mechanical Engineering College of Engineering University of Maine

Orono, ME
location
Public
type
Small
setting
16%
84%
student ratio
38
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 31
fall application deadline
85%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Mechanical Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
      Professional Science Master's (PSM)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 4
    • Doctoral Degrees 3
    • 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? No
  • 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

85% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 35
    • Accepted 30
    • Acceptance Rate 85
    • Enrolled 15
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $65
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 31st January 31st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline July 31st July 31st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 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 submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students38
    • Female Percentage16%
    • Male Percentage84%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students38
    • Part-time Percentage32%
    • Full-time Percentage68%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American3%
    • White / Caucasian47%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races8%
    • Unknown or International Student42%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty21
    • Full-time Percentage86%
    • Part-time Percentage14%
    • Female Percentage10%
    • Male Percentage90%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchBiomedical engineering; design engineering; engineering mechanics and materials; renewable energy and thermal science; robotics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$277,074

Location & Contact

Department of Mechanical Engineering

College of Engineering
University of Maine

Orono, ME 04469
United States

Dr. Senthil Vel

Chair

Phone: 207-581-2777
Fax: 207-581-2379
Email: senthil.vel@maine.edu

Scott Delcourt

Assistant Vice President for Graduate Studies and Senior Associate Dean

Phone: 207-581-3291
Fax: 207-581-3232
Email: graduate@maine.edu

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