Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineering is very broad in scope and is pertinent to a variety of engineering activities and products, such as transportation vehicles, energy generation, machine mechanisms, manufacturing systems, structures and processing plants. The mechanical engineering program provides a solid foundation for work in all of these fields.

“Engineers turn their dreams into reality.”
“I try to learn something different every day."
For their senior project, four mechanical engineering majors developed a standing device for a special needs boy.
Recent graduate Nina Lepp will teach English in Poland where she hopes to encourage women to consider STEM studies and start a Society of Women Engineers chapter.
During a recent campus talk, SpaceX’s Tom Mueller advised students to pursue what they love and have a positive attitude as they embark on their careers.
Two engineering freshmen were awarded the top prize for their idea to develop a brake mechanism for skateboards.