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College Of Engineering And Applied Sciences
Mechanical Engineering
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Why Study Mechanical Engineering?

Our Mechanical Engineering major will prepare you for a variety of career paths in different industrial environments. Our curriculum provides you with the detailed mechanical engineering education and training required for immediate entry into the job market. You'll gain hands-on experience in the design, building and testing of tools and machines in our classes and labs. Our ABET-accredited program also has opportunities for you to perform research and compete in national and international student engineering competitions.

AREAS OF STUDY:
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Materials Science
  • Engineering Design
  • Engineering Economics

Ready to take the next step?

SAMPLE COURSES:

  • Modern Machining Practices
  • Thermodynamics
  • Manufacturing Processes
  • Control System Analysis and Design

ADMISSION INFO:

Successful applicants in this major will have earned outstanding grades in calculus and physics, and performed exceptionally well on the Math section of the SAT and/or ACT.

After Graduation

Your college decision isn't really about the next four years. We get it. It’s about what doors are opened by your degree and whether those opportunities are what you had envisioned for yourself. Nearly 95% of SBU grads go to professional or graduate school. Here's a snapshot of what life after graduation looks like for some of them.

CAREER OPTIONS:

  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Engineering Assistant
  • Energy Efficiency Consultant
  • Operations Engineer

RECENT EMPLOYERS:

  • Pratt and Whitney
  • Brookhaven National Laboratory
  • Eversource Energy
  • Lockheed Martin

Interested in this Major?

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Chair: Qiaode (Jeffrey) Ge

Office: College of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Phone: (631) 632-8310

College Of Engineering And Applied Sciences
Mechanical Engineering
Back to all Programs

Why Study Mechanical Engineering?

Our Mechanical Engineering major will prepare you for a variety of career paths in different industrial environments. Our curriculum provides you with the detailed mechanical engineering education and training required for immediate entry into the job market. You'll gain hands-on experience in the design, building and testing of tools and machines in our classes and labs. Our ABET-accredited program also has opportunities for you to perform research and compete in national and international student engineering competitions.

AREAS OF STUDY:
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Materials Science
  • Engineering Design
  • Engineering Economics

Ready to take the next step?

SAMPLE COURSES:

  • Modern Machining Practices
  • Thermodynamics
  • Manufacturing Processes
  • Control System Analysis and Design

ADMISSION INFO:

Successful applicants in this major will have earned outstanding grades in calculus and physics, and performed exceptionally well on the Math section of the SAT and/or ACT.

After Graduation

Your college decision isn't really about the next four years. We get it. It’s about what doors are opened by your degree and whether those opportunities are what you had envisioned for yourself. Nearly 95% of SBU grads go to professional or graduate school. Here's a snapshot of what life after graduation looks like for some of them.

CAREER OPTIONS:

  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Engineering Assistant
  • Energy Efficiency Consultant
  • Operations Engineer

RECENT EMPLOYERS:

  • Pratt and Whitney
  • Brookhaven National Laboratory
  • Eversource Energy
  • Lockheed Martin

Interested in this Major?

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Chair: Qiaode (Jeffrey) Ge

Office: College of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Phone: (631) 632-8310

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