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  Sep 25, 2017
Rensselaer Catalog 2016-2017 [Archived Catalog]

Mechanical Engineering M.Eng. (Hartford)

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The Master of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering degree is awarded on successful completion of the following:


Mechanical Engineering Program Requirements

Electives (15 credits)

In consultation with adviser, select five courses from a single or several specialty area(s). 

Specialty Area: Manufacturing and Materials

  • MTLE 7061 - Casting and Joining Process

Additional Information

Students must work closely with their adviser to decide whether to focus on one of the above concentration areas or take electives from all of them. A limited number of elective courses outside the area of mechanical engineering are permitted. However, the student’s adviser must approve these courses prior to them being taken.

Sample Curricula for Master of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering

Manufacturing/Materials Focus

  • MTLE 7061 Casting and Joining Processes

Outcomes of the Graduate Curriculum

Students who successfully complete this program will be able to:

  • demonstrate advanced proficiency in the core program area.
  • demonstrate proficiency in research techniques (theoretical, computational and experimental).
  • demonstrate effective oral and written communication skills.
  • demonstrate preparedness for professional careers and/or further graduate 

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