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College of Engineering / Program / Master of Science - Mechanical Engineering

Why this degree?

The non-thesis Master of Science provide students opportunities to obtain the skills necessary to define, formulate and solve novel problems through advanced education and research.

You are eligible to apply if...

  • You hold a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering or equivalent from an institution of recognized standing
  • Applicants with degrees in other science, technology, engineering and mathematics disciplines are encouraged to apply and may be required to complete undergraduate mechanical engineering courses before official admission into the graduate program
  • A mimimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0/4.0 
  • A combined verbal and quantitative GRE score greater than 300; a TOEFL minimum score 550 (paper test) or 213 (computer test) or 79 on iBT for international students
  • Additional course work may be required as prereqisites upon faculty review and communicated with the student prior to offiical admission to the graduate program

To complete the program you must...

  • Complete a minimum of 30 credit hours of graduate (6000/7000) level course work including:
    • A minimum of 21 credit hours from MECH 6000/7000 level course work in science/engineering  (course substitution from other engineering/science disciplines is permitted when appropriate MECH courses are unavailable)
    • A minimum of 9 credit hours of elective graduate courses in science/engineering


What can you expect?

  • Once admitted into Auburn Engineering's graduate online program, you will work with the graduate program officer to create a plan of study:

Applying for the Master of Science - Mechanical Engineering