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.
- Fredericton, NBFredericton, NB
University of New Brunswick - Fredericton
- Charlotte, NCCharlotte, NC
University of North Carolina at Charlotte
At the Master's level the program is broad based, allowing students to develop expertise in a number of areas including design, manufacturing, thermal and fluid sciences, solid mechanics, bioengineering, materials engineering and science, and mechanical...
- Nashville, GANashville, GA
There are thirteen full-time faculty and several adjunct/research faculty in the Department, all of whom have Ph.D. degrees and extensive backgrounds in industry, research, teaching, and/or consulting. Faculty research is supported by NSF, AFOSR, NASA,...
- Irvine, CAIrvine, CA
University of California, Irvine
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Areas of Emphasis: Continuum Mechanics – physics of fluids; physics and chemistry of solids; structures and engineered materials; computational fluid and solid mechanics Power, Propulsion, and Envi...
- Boulder, COBoulder, CO
University of Colorado - Boulder
- Worcester, MAWorcester, MA
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
The mechanical engineering department consists of approximately 30 active faculty members, and has close ties with programs in manufacturing engineering and materials science. The mechanical engineering graduate course offerings are divided into fivedis...
- Iowa City, IAIowa City, IA
University of Iowa
The goal of the graduate program in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at both the M.S. and Ph.D. levels is to educate students in the disciplines of mechanical engineering in more depth and breadth than is possible at the B.S. level. This prepara...
- Honolulu, HIHonolulu, HI
University of Hawaii At Manoa
- San Diego, CASan Diego, CA
San Diego State University
The Department of Mechanical Engineering offers graduate study leading to the Master of Science degree in mechanical engineering, and the Ph.D. degree in mechanical engineering (joint doctoral program with the University of California, San Diego).
- Newark, DENewark, DE
University of Delaware
- Albuquerque, NMAlbuquerque, NM
University of New Mexico
The Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of New Mexico offers engineering education and research opportunities of the highest quality. As one of the largest departments within this flagship state university, we have provided curricu...
- Orono, MEOrono, ME
University of Maine
The Department of Mechanical Engineering offers graduate programs in the fields of thermal science and engineering mechanics. The Master of Science Degree may be obtained with or without a thesis. Admission is based on an appropriate baccalaureate degre...
- Wichita, KSWichita, KS
Wichita State University
engineering materials properties and failure modes; controls, robotics, and automation; multibody and impact dynamics; mechanical engineering design and manufacturing; thermodynamics and transport processes; combustion; and heating, ventilating, and air...
- London, ONLondon, ON
University of Western Ontario
- Edinburgh, United KingdomEdinburgh, United Kingdom
University of Edinburgh
- Winnipeg, MBWinnipeg, MB
University of Manitoba
The graduate program in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Manitoba is well recognized amongst Mechanical Engineering Departments across and outside Canada. The department offers programs of study and research toward the Ma...
- Lexington, KYLexington, KY
University of Kentucky
- Moscow, IDMoscow, ID
University of Idaho
- Buffalo, NYBuffalo, NY
University at Buffalo
Over the past two decades, graduate education in mechanical and aerospace engineering has focused on the application of analytical and computational approaches to applied problems.
- Burlington, VTBurlington, VT
University of Vermont
The mechanical engineering graduate program at the University of Vermont (UVM) offers a doctoral (Ph.D.) degree and a Master's of Science (M.S.) degree in mechanical engineering, as well as an accelerated M.S. degree in mechanical engineering for qualif...
- Tullahoma, TNTullahoma, TN
University of Tennessee Space Institute
- Greenville, ALGreenville, AL
The program offers courses of study leading to the MS and the PhD degrees in automotive engineering. The automotive engineering program emphasizes the hands-on educational experience using the vehicular systems and sub-systems as platforms for intens...
- Clemson, SC