Master’s in Mechanical Engineering: Degree Requirements


  • The MSME program requires 30 semester credit hours (10 courses), including at least 24 course credits and 6 credits of research for the thesis option.
  • Only graduate and research assistants are required to write a thesis. It is optional for other students.
  • All degree candidates are required to take ME 7000: Advanced Engineering Analysis.
  • Students must maintain at least a "B" average.
  • A combined maximum of six credits may be either (1) taken outside the department with the approval of the graduate committee chair; or (2) may be transferred from other institutions with the approval of the graduate committee chair. A grade of "B" or better is necessary for transfer of credits.

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Qianhong Wu, PhD
Director of Graduate Studies

Shaunda Williams
Graduate Program Administrator
(610) 519-4981