Earn your Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering at WSU Tri‑Cities
ApplicationStudents must apply for admission to the Pullman campus. However, by selecting a WSU-Tri-Cities resident faculty member as adviser, a student may complete all the requirements of the program by staying at the Tri-Cities campus. Please contact Helen Berry, by calling 509.372.7394 or sending e-mails to firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more about this Ph.D. program.
- A minimum of 72 credit hours distributed as follows (Additional details are given in the Graduate School Policies and Procedures at www.gradsch.wsu.edu):
Ph.D. Program Number of Credit Hours Graded graduate coursework: 24 Math 540 or equivalent 3 500-level ME or MSE courses 12 courses approved by advisor 9 ME 800 (dissertation) 20 Total Credits 72
- Successful completion of a preliminary examination, including a research proposal and an oral exam, prepared and administered by the student’s Advisory Committee one or two semesters before semester of final defense.
- A dissertation, approved by the student’s Advisory Committee, based on the research conducted as part of the graduate program.
- A final examination and defense of the Dissertation.