Mechanical Engineering M.S.M.E. (Non-Thesis)

Admission Requirements


  1. Completed requirements for the bachelor’s degree or the equivalent in the proposed or closely related field of study in Mechanical Engineering.
  2. A 2.75 (4.0 scale) cumulative grade point average or higher on courses in undergraduate work, or equivalent.
  3. International students must meet College of Graduate Studies English Proficiency requirements (6.0 IELTS or 80 on TOFEL).


A student may be granted provisional admission based upon the recommendation of the Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering Graduate Coordinator and department chair


Non-degree students are accepted on an individual basis as space is available.

Degree Requirements

Credit Hours
Core Requirements
MENG   7137Principles of Modeling and Simulation3
TMAE   7136Mechatronics I 3
TMAE   7530Research in Applied Engineering 3
Restricted Elective courses at or above the 5000G level as contracted with the faculty advisor and degree coordinator 12
Vehicle Dynamics
Vibration and Preventive Maintenance
Introduction to Finite Element Analysis
Mechanical System Design
Composite Materials: Manufacturing, Analysis, and Design
Renewable Energy
Wind Energy
Heating, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning
Applied Combustion
Engine Development and Performance
Biofuels Development and Testing
Automation and Computer Integrated Manufacturing Systems
Robot Dynamics, Design and Analysis
Control Systems with Lab
Applied Computational Fluid Dynamics
Analysis of Energy Systems
Mechanical Controls
Mechatronics I
Mechatronics II
Heat Transfer Principles and Applications
Mechanics of Deformable Solids
Fracture Mechanics
Selected Topics in Mechanical Engineering
Special Problems in Mechanical Engineering
Additive Manufacturing Studio
Robotic Systems Design w/Lab
Computer Systems Design w/Lab
Compressible Flow
Wireless Communications Wireless Communications
Communication Systems Communication Systems w/Lab
Automated Manufacturing Systems
International Manufacturing
Manufacturing Applications in Information Technology
Capstone Activity
MENG   7895Independent Study (AND)3
A 6th Technical Elective 3
Other Non-Thesis Track Requirements: Comprehensive Exam
Comprehensive Exam
Total Credit Hours30