Mechanical Engineering

Mission & Vision


To provide a broad education in mechanical engineering that prepares our students for being successful in professional practice and advanced studies.

Educational Mission

  • Educate graduates for professional leadership, civic influence, and lifelong learning.
  • Provide an education based on a theoretical, experimental, and ethical foundation and enhanced by opportunities for participation in research, internships, international studies, interdisciplinary programs, or programs in entrepreneurship.

Research Mission

  • Conduct research and develop technology to address present and future societal problems.
  • Advance the state-of-the-art in areas incorporating technical disciplines from mechanical engineering.
  • Collaborate with researchers from other disciplines to address societal grand challenge problems.