Stony Brook University

M.S. and Ph.D in Mechanical Engineering

Program Description

The Department of Mechanical Engineering, in the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences, offers graduate work leading to the Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degrees. The department offers a broad curriculum with concentrations in Design and Manufacturing, Solid Mechanics, and Thermal Sciences and Fluid Mechanics. Additional information is also available at the department’s Web site:

Focus Areas

  • Thermal sciences
  • Mechanics and materials
  • Dynamics and control
  • Mechanical design
  • Manufacturing and production design
  • Robotics
  • Aerospace engineering

Potential Career Opportunities

  • Mechanical Engineer
  • R & D
  • Project Engineer
  • Consultant
  • Maufacturing Engineer
  • Areospace Engineer
  • Energy Engineer
  • Academic Researcher and Professor

Target audience


Program Format


Educational Level Prerequisites

Bachelor’s/ Master’s Degree

Program Type

Degree Program

Expected Outcomes