United States Doctorates and PhDs in Mechanical Engineering
A doctorate in mechanical engineering can be used in a variety of fields and industries, including information technology, automobile, aeronautics, and medicine. Learn more about the coursework in these programs today. A mechanical engineering graduate school will typically encourage students to focus their program on areas of particular interest such as renewable or alternative energy, manufacturing, fluid and thermal systems, mechanical design, or bioengineering and nanotechnology. You will want to consider your interests and career goals as well as the faculty expertise at the graduate schools of mechanical engineering you are considering.
- Philadelphia, PAPhiladelphia, PA
The Department of Mechanical Engineering offers students the opportunity to complete a Ph.D in Mechanical Engineering.
- Cambridge, MACambridge, MA
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
The Graduate School brings together faculty members and post-baccalaureate students into a community of scholars with a common interest in advanced professional study and creative works. It seeks to provide, in the atmosphere of a professional school, t...
- Norfolk, VANorfolk, VA
Old Dominion University
- Bethlehem, PABethlehem, PA
Our Department offers a wide range of programs to suit individual interests and needs. All programs can be undertaken on either a full time or part-time basis.
- Ames, IAAmes, IA
Iowa State University
At Iowa State, you'll have the opportunity to choose from a wide variety of research topics in the areas of thermal systems, mechanical systems, virtual reality applications, and micro/nano-systems. Whether your interests lie in manufacturing and materi...
- Ames, IA
- Fargo, NDFargo, ND
North Dakota State University
- La Jolla, CALa Jolla, CA
University of California - San Diego
The Charles Lee Powell Structural Systems Laboratory, the Center for Magnetic Recording Research, the Institute for Nonlinear Science and the San Diego Super Computer are examples of the superiority of facilities for engineering research at UCSD. The Sc...
- La Jolla, CA
- College Station, TXCollege Station, TX
Texas A&M University
- Lincoln, NELincoln, NE
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
The graduate program fosters an interdisciplinary spirit and broad foundation through course work in advanced mathematics, physics, computer science and engineering design, and other engineering disciplines.
- Lincoln, NE
- Melbourne, FLMelbourne, FL
Florida Institute of Technology
As a leading research university, graduate students at Florida Tech can pursue research in a wide range of areas that align with their interests and career goals. Florida Tech is home to several Mechanical Engineering-related research centers and labora...
- Fort Collins, COFort Collins, CO
Colorado State University
A video-based program that provides continuing education opportunities to off-campus graduate students in a flexible, convenien...
- Grand Forks, NDGrand Forks, ND
University of North Dakota
The mission of the Master of Science (Thesis) in Mechanical Engineering program is to prepare mechanical engineers for either technical careers in government or industry or for doctoral studies in mechanical engineering or related fields. This preparati...
- Princeton, NJPrinceton, NJ
Applied physics and materials science; combustion, propulsion, and energy conversion; fluid mechanics; systems and control/flight sciences and technology; energy and environmental policy; mechanics and materials...
- Milwaukee, WIMilwaukee, WI
Course work and research in the Mechanical Engineering program may emphasize the broad fundamentals of mechanical engineering or may concentrate on one or more of the following fields: energy systems, manufacturing systems, and mechanical system...
- Auburn, ALAuburn, AL
The Department of Mechanical Engineering, established in 1885, has 26 full-time faculty with an enrollment of 500undergraduates and 120 graduate students. Externally funded research projects have annually averaged in excess of 2 million dollars over the...
- Las Cruces, NMLas Cruces, NM
New Mexico State University
The department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering offers graduate study leading to Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degrees. Areas of specialization for either of degree include thermal sciences (thermodynamics and heat transfer)...
- Greensboro, NCGreensboro, NC
North Carolina A&T State University
- Rochester, MIRochester, MI
It is designed for students who plan careers in research and development laboratories or problem oriented agencies.
- Tempe, AZTempe, AZ
Arizona State University
Graduate programs leading to the Master of Science, Master of Science in Engineering, and Doctor of Philosophy degrees are offered with majors in aerospace engineering and mechanical engineering. Within any of these majors, the following areas of emphas...
- Houston, TXHouston, TX
Through a combination of fundamental classwork and independent research across a broad spectrum of mechanical engineering and materials science, Rice's graduate program is an interdisciplinary program offering a core activity in advanced materials resea...
- Washington, DCWashington, DC
The Department of Mechanical Engineering offers graduate study leading to the Master of Engineering and Doctor of Philosophy degrees in the fields of aerospace engineering, fluid and thermal sciences, applied mechanics, and CAD/CAM and robotics.
- Stillwater, OKStillwater, OK
Oklahoma State University
The Master of Science degree is for those looking forward to careers in teaching, research, or engineering practice and is often a logical step toward the Ph.D. degree. The master?s degree is also available via distance learning. The Doctor of Philosoph...
- Huntsville, ALHuntsville, AL
University of Alabama - Huntsville
UAH is located in one of the nation's leading centers for aviation and space research, graduate students have outstanding opportunities for research. collaborations, cooperative employment, and future employment with government research centers and high...