Western New England University

College of Engineering

Mechanical Engineering


1215 Wilbraham Road

Springfield, MA 01119

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MS in Mechanical Engineering

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The MS in Mechanical Engineering program consists of 10 graduate courses (30 credits). The program includes four core engineering managment courses, which are designed to enhance your ability to adapt as you transition from project to project. Our Unique approach will help you develop practical skills essential for advancing your career. An overview of the curriculum is as follows: Core Courses: * EMGT 605 Engineering Management or EMGT 648 Project Management * EMGT 607 Quality Engineering * EMGT 643 Design of Experiments * EMGT 650 System Integration For the remaining credits, there are three options: 1. All-course option (30 credits program total) * Eighteen (18) credits of coursework in the concentration o Any ME 500/600 level course o Maximum of three 500 level 2. Project Option (30 credits program total) * Project with presentation (3 credits) * Fifteen (15) credits of coursework in the concentration o Any ME 500/600 level course o Maximum of two 500 level 3. Thesis Option (30 credits program total) * Thesis with presentation (6 credits) * Twelve (12) credits of coursework in the concentration o Any ME 500/600 level course o Maximum of one 500 level Sample List of Courses* Mechanical Engineering Courses * ME 610 Measurement Systems * ME 619 Experimental and Analytical Stress Analyses * ME 620 Applied Mechanical Design * ME 626 Applications of Advanced Fluid Mechanics * ME 630 Fundamentals of Flight * ME 635 Design of Alternative Energy Systems * ME 640 Materials Selection for Engineering Design and Manufacturing * ME 649 Applied Mechatronics Systems * ME 651 Applied Computational Fluid Dynamics * ME 654 Computer Control of Manufacturing * ME 660 Practical Aspects of Vibrations, Noise, and Acoustics Engineering * ME 685 Mechanical Engineering Project * ME 690-691 Special Topics * ME 698-699 Thesis Research * Course offerings will vary each semester/term.


Western New England University if regionally accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC).

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 30

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $982 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). FASFA code (002226)

Locale: Midsize City

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