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Graduate Mechanical Engineering

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The mechanical engineering program offers post-graduate study in traditional and modern specialties. The curriculum is designed to provide maximum flexibility according to each student’s specific interests. The objective is to enhance professional skills through advanced technical courses that build upon a foundation of mathematical, experimental, and modern computational methods.

Curriculum–Required Courses Credit Hours
Core Courses* 9
Courses from Group I or Group II** 6
Technical Electives*** 9
ENGR 691 Thesis I or Technical Elective 3
ENGR 692 Thesis II or Technical Elective 3
Technical Elective for Non-Thesis Students 3
*Core Courses Credit Hours
ENGR 616 Engineering Mathematics I 3
ENGR 619 Technical Communications 3
ENGR 636 Finite Elements 3
**Group I–Solid Mechanics
ENGR 671 Applied Stress Analysis I*
ENGR 672 Applied Stress Analysis II
ENGR 673 Experimental Mechanics
ENGR 674 Vibrations
ENGR 675 Mechanical Behavior of Materials
ENGR 676 Advanced Mechanical Design
*Required for Group I.
**Group II–Fluid Thermal
ENGR 681 Fluid Mechanics
ENGR 682 Computational Fluid Mechanics & Heat Transfer
ENGR 683 Heat Transfer
ENGR 684 Heat Transfer Processes
ENGR 685 Aerodynamics
ENGR 686 Heating, Ventilating, & Air Conditioning
***Technical Electives
ENGR 600 Engineering Project Management
ENGR 611 Operations Research
ENGR 614 Engineering Management
ENGR 617 Engineering Mathematics II
ENGR 618 Engineering Probability & Statistics
ENGR 621 Transport Phenomena
ENGR 633 Structural Mechanics
ENGR 634 Structural Dynamics
ENGR 639 Structural Stability
ENGR 640 Theory of Plates & Shells
ENGR 671 Applied Stress Analysis I
ENGR 672 Applied Stress Analysis II
ENGR 673 Experimental Mechanics
ENGR 674 Vibrations
ENGR 675 Mechanical Behavior of Materials
ENGR 676 Advanced Mechanical Design
ENGR 677 Acoustics & Noise Control
ENGR 680 Advanced Computational Methods
ENGR 681 Fluid Mechanics
ENGR 682 Computational Fluid Mechanics & Heat Transfer
ENGR 683 Heat Transfer
ENGR 684 Heat Transfer Processes
ENGR 685 Aerodynamics
ENGR 686 Heating, Ventilating, & Air Conditioning
ENGR 694 Special Graduate Engineering Topics
ENGR 695 Independent Research