Mechanical Engineering & Mechanical Engineering Technology

Mechanical Engineering & Mechanical Engineering Technology

Mechanical Engineering & Mechanical Engineering Technology

The offerings in Mechanical Engineering (ME CA) and Mechanical Engineering Technology (MET) provide students the necessary training and education to provide high-level technical support and become technical leaders for a variety of industrial, commercial, consulting, and governmental organizations through hands-on training, extensive laboratory experience, as well as state-of-the art computers and equipment. The emphasis of the program is in the application of scientific and engineering principles.

The programs boast small class sizes and feature highly qualified and accessible faculty with active, cutting edge research agendas involving student assisted projects, including topics such as:

Mechanical Engineering:

  • Artificial neural network for pattern recognition
  • Computer interfacing, instrumentation, programming and data acquisition
  • Creativity in product design
  • Nanostructured materials and devices
  • Robotics and automation
  • Structural integrity monitoring of civil infrastructure
  • Sustainable manufacturing
  • Thermofluids

Mechanical Engineering Technology:

  • Nanostructured materials and devices
  • Robotics and automation
  • Structural integrity monitoring of civil infrastructure
  • Sustainable manufacturing
  • Thermofluids

Strong employment prospects are one of the strengths of the programs.  Graduates go into the design and manufacture functions of various industries including automotive, electronics, energy, and aerospace.