The Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Plan B is ideal for students who are interested in advancing their career in industry or research. The program combines valuable classroom instruction with research experiences. Students conduct research under the supervision of a faculty advisor, often the Principal Investigator (P.I.), for a government or industry sponsored project. 


Select 2 courses from the following: 6-7
Advanced Mechanics of Materials
Mathematics for Scientists and Engineers
Advanced Mechanical Systems
Materials Issues in Mechanical Design
Mechanical Engineering Thermodynamics
Advanced Fluid Mechanics
Advanced Heat Transfer
Electives 123-24
Scholarly Paper 0
Program Total Credits:30

A minimum of 30 credits are required to complete this program. Of the 30 minimum credits required for this program, at least 24 credits must be at the 500-level or above and earned at CSU.


Select courses with approval of advisor and graduate committee.