New Mexico State University

New Mexico State University

Mechanical Engineering


Box 30001, MSC 4500

Las Cruces, NM 88003

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S. - Mechanical Engineering; M.S. Minor - Manufacturing Engineering;, Ph.D. - Mechanical Engineering;

Format: Campus

Program Description:

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), applied mechanics (dynamics, vibrations, robotics, and solid and fluid mechanics), dynamical systems, biomechanics, mechatronics, material science, composites, engineering analysis (applied mathematics), and computational mechanics.

The doctoral program is designed with results from the qualifying exam and consideration of the area of specialization.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

International Student Requirements:

International applicants submitting foreign post-secondary level transcripts are required to have their credentials evaluated by a recognized member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES). NMSU requires a comprehensive course by course evaluation. In addition, international students must submit an English language proficiency exam (either TOEFL or IELTS.)

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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