Our department’s outstanding faculty, new labs, and modern curriculum will give you the academic background and practical training you’ll need for a wide range of careers in engineering.
Make an Impact with Mechanical Engineering
In our undergraduate mechanical engineering program, you'll learn how to design and analyze mechanical and thermal systems and gain in-depth knowledge in one of these two areas. With this foundation, you’ll be prepared to enter the industry of your choice.
You’ll get hands-on experience throughout the curriculum taught by engineers, scientists, and industry experts, culminating in your senior design project. Those projects are sponsored by companies in the Washington D.C. area, creating real-world experiences for our students.
While you're here, you'll learn how to improve your skills and discover new technologies. You'll also establish a foundation for life-long learning to master new techniques throughout your career, putting you a step ahead of your peers.