Thank you for your interest in our department. The Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department has been in existence as a separate entity since 1984. It has a faculty of 34 full-time professors, all of whom serve as Graduate Advisers to our 310 graduate students. All our faculty are engaged in research projects, usually externally funded, that produce leading contributions to engineering and science.
Please note that admission to the department is quite competitive. Recently admitted applicants have had a mean grade point average of 3.54/4.00, while their Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores on the Verbal, Quantitative, and Analytical sections have averaged 70%, 88%, 84% respectively.
Please review our admissions requirements before beginning the application.