M.S. - Mechanical Engineering;
Providing advanced-level instruction emphasizing engineering practice, this program's curriculum is designed to produce leaders in industry, government, and other professions. Students may choose from the areas of design, manufacturing, biomechanics, acoustics, and mechatronics systems.
Special facilities include a mechatronics laboratory, where research is conducted in the areas of sensors, data acquisition systems, new measurement devices, miniaturized telemetry systems, modeling, and simulation of industrial case studies. A state-of-the-art instructional design laboratory provides facilities for design and simulation projects, as well as multimedia presentations, and offers Web-based educational technology tools. You can conduct your research in our intelligent manufacturing facilities that include CAD/CAM interfacing and supervisory manufacturing and expert systems. The acoustics laboratory is the site of numerous projects involving sound-intensity mapping, sound-absorption tests, machine-noise diagnostics, and acoustic evaluation.
New England Association of Schools and Colleges; Board of Higher Education of the state of Connecticut; Member of ASEE, American Society for Engineering Education.
To be considered for admission applicants must have an appropriate baccalaureate degree in engineering from an engineering degree program accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of the Accrediting Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET); and have a minimum 3.0 GPA as an undergraduate.
International Student Requirements:
International applicants need to submit their TOEFL official scores. Min score: 550 paper-based; 79-80 iBT. IELTS is also accepted; min score 6.5. A certified Guarantor’s Statement of financial support is also required.
Tuition & Financial Aid
Cost Per Credit Hour:
Financial Aid Offered: No
Classification: Doctoral/Research Universities - Intensive
Institution Sector: Private not-for-profit
Locale: Small City
Size & Settings: 5,000 - 9,999