Mechanical engineers are professionals working in industry or as consultants who specialize in designing, analyzing, and improving mechanical systems and devices. They apply their expertise in physics, mathematics, material science, and computer applications to create innovative solutions for a wide range of industries, including automotive, aerospace, energy, infrastructure, and general product manufacturing. Mechanical engineers are involved in every stage of a product's lifecycle, from conceptualization and design to testing, production, and maintenance. They utilize computer-aided design (CAD) software and simulation tools to develop and optimize designs, ensuring functionality, efficiency, and reliability. Additionally, mechanical engineers collaborate with interdisciplinary teams, addressing challenges related to mechanics, thermodynamics, fluid dynamics, and structural analysis, with the goal of creating safer, more sustainable, and technologically advanced products and systems.
AVERAGE BSME STARTING SALARY
OF GRAD STUDENTS ARE PURSUING PhD
HANDS-ON DESIGN PROJECTS BEGINNING SOPHOMORE YEAR
BSME + AEROSPACE CONCENTRATION AVAILABLE