Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

School of Engineering

Mechanical Engineering


Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

110 Eighth Street

Troy, NY 12180

United States



Program Information

Degree Offered:

Ph.D, M.Eng. and MS

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Research areas in the mechanical engineering program include multiscale modeling, engineering computation, energy, nanotechnology, fluid mechanics, heat transfer, dynamics and vibrations, automation, design and manufacturing, and tribology.


Rensselaer is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and by a number of professional and academic societies.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 1945 USD

In State Tuition (per year): 46700 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 46700 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small City