Courses for Mechanical Engineering Emphasis

Students selecting the mechanical engineering emphasis are expected to have an undergraduate degree in mechanical engineering or a closely related field.

The course requirements for the mechanical engineering emphasis are shown in the following table.

All of the following three courses must be taken for 9 credits as part of their Master's of Engineering course requirements:


Course Title

Semester Offered

EGR 611

Computer-Aided Design and Engineering


EGR 680

Topics in Solid Mechanics

Winter (odd years)

EGR 615

Applied Finite Element Analysis

Winter (even years)

Note that students in this depth area are required to complete electives as follows:

     EGR 692/693 Capstone or EGR 696/697 Capstone (9 credit hours of electives)
     EGR 690 Capstone (15 credit hours of electives)

Students are encouraged to consider electives in product design and manufacturing engineering and manufacturing operations, as well as computer science, statistics, and the Seidman College of Business. 

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