Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering
The Masters of Science in Mechanical Engineering degree program is designed for working professionals who have already obtained a bachelor's degree in mechanical or another engineering field.
All courses needed for the degree are available online to students residing both in and out of the United States. Students never need to come to campus for any course work and will travel to the Kansas State University campus only once at the end of their program for an oral examination, which is conducted by their supervisory committee.
Careers in Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical engineering graduates obtain skills for careers in industry, academia and government. Career opportunities include positions in:
- automotive industries
- aerospace industry
- product manufacturing
K-State compiles post-graduation employment information. That information and other career assistance information can be found on the K-State Career Center website.
Kansas State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
The Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering degree is offered through the Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering in the Carl R. Ice College of Engineering. The department's undergraduate programs are accredited by the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET) and the same engineering faculty are fully engaged in the high-quality graduate programs.