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MS degree in Mechanical Engineering

Offered on-campus and streamed live over the Internet to distance students


The Mechanical Engineering Department administers the Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering degree for those students wanting to pursue an advanced degree in mechanical engineering.

There are currently four areas
of specialization for this degree:

  • Specialization in Explosives Engineering
  • Specialization in Fluid and Thermal Sciences
  • Specialization in Mechatronics Systems Engineering
  • Specialization in Solid Mechanics

Students must take MENG 585, Graduate Seminar, each semester offered if the student is in residence. Distance education students are required to take two semesters of MENG 585. Only one credit of MENG 585 may be used to fulfill degree requirements. MENG 585 must be taken for a letter grade if used to fulfill degree requirements.

For more information on our online Master’s Program please visit our website at

Contact Information

New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
Mechanical Engineering Department
Phone: 575-835-5693
Fax: 575-835-5209
Office: Weir 122
Address: 801 Leroy Place, Socorro, NM 87801-4796

(All distance education graduate programs at New Mexico Tech are accredited by Higher Learning Commission • 230 
South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500 • Chicago, IL 60604)