Understand the engineering, design, construction, analysis and maintenance of machines and structures.

Students in the Department of Mechanical and Civil Engineering engage in a rigorous curriculum in which they learn how to solve problems, model physical systems, and design products and processes that meet specific needs.

Develop Products and Systems that Benefit Society

Students will use techniques, skills, and modern engineering modeling tools to demonstrate their abilities to apply mathematics, engineering science, and technology principles necessary for analyzing, modeling, and solving engineering problems. Each student will gain an understanding of professional and ethical behavior in the workplace.

Real-World Preparation

Students will gain hands-on experience in designing, building, and maintaining the different kinds of civil and mechanical designs. Students will be able to add their insights to projects such as nationwide transport systems, water supply networks, and developing roads and buildings.

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Degrees Offered

For general information about each of our offerings, visit our Degrees and Programs page.

Minors Offered

Our department offers the following minors: