Stony Brook University

B.E. in Mechanical Engineering

Program Description

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.

Focus Areas

  • ¬†Mechanical Engineering
  • Materials Science
  • Engineering Design
  • Engineering Economics
  • Modern Machining Practices
  • Thermodynamics
  • Manufacturing Processes
  • Control System Analysis and Design

Potential Career Opportunities

  • Aerospace engineer
  • Control and Instrumentation Engineer
  • Manufacturing engineer
  • Director – Packaging Operations
  • Mechanical Engineer

Target audience


Program Format


Educational Level Prerequisites

High School diploma

Program Type

Degree Program

Expected Outcomes