Mechanical Engineering Department


Mechanical engineering is one of the most general engineering fields. The engineer has the freedom to deal with virtually any aspect of the multi-faceted engineering process such as design, development, analysis, production and testing. The broad nature of the field also provides opportunities to work in various areas of interest ranging from energy conversion or environmental control to the production of transportation and construction equipment.

We prepare you for the future

Choose from the following concentrations:

  • General mechanical engineering
  • Thermal sciences
  • Mechanical systems

Work with faculty engaged in leading-edge research in areas such as:

  • Design optimization
  • Nanotribology
  • Technology innovation and entrepeneurship
  • Sustainable design and manufacturing
  • Marine robotics
  • Biometric surfaces

Obtain one of the following degrees:

  • Bachelor
  • Masters
  • Doctor

We offer an ABET accredited Bachelor of Science in engineering degree in Mechanical Engineering that prepares you for the future.

Degrees Awarded65597510295
Starting Salary$58,900

Learn more about our program educational objectives and student outcomes.

Department Chair

Associate Professor Anoop Dhingra


Office Manager

Ms. Gerri Meloy



The Mechanical Engineering Major is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
415 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 347-7700

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