12 months
Duration
1055 USD/credit 31650 USD/year
1055 USD/credit 31650 USD/year
703 USD/credit 21090 USD/year
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About

The Master of Science in Manufacturing Engineering from Western Michigan University is designed to provide advanced competencies in the areas of computer-aided manufacturing, computer-aided design and analysis, and integrated processing of polymers, metals, and composite materials. 

Overview

 Manufacturing Engineering from Western Michigan University is designed for decision-makers in manufacturing engineering, engineering graphics and design, process engineering, quality assurance, and tooling design.

Graduates with Manufacturing Engineering from Western Michigan University will:

  • Plan, design, analyze, implement and improve cost-effective manufacturing methods 
  • Understand and use technology to control and monitor processes and systems to solve production problems 
  • Manage projects, people and resources 
  • Communicate professionally in written, oral, visual and electronic forms 
  • Pursue professional growth and function effectively in work environments 
  • Study the areas of engineering, technical resource management and industrial leadership

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Human Factors Engineering 
  • Casting Simulation and Solidification 
  • Concepts and Principles of Engineering Management 
  • Facilities Planning and Design 
  • Reliability Engineering 
  • Production/Operations Management 
  • Design for Manufacturability 
  • Material Selection and Processing 
  • CAM Applications 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis, allowing students to begin coursework in the fall, spring and summer semesters. 

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Possess a baccalaureate degree with a major in a technical field such as engineering or technology.
  • Show evidence of competency in computer programming, mathematics through the calculus level, statistics, two semesters of physics, and one semester of chemistry with laboratories.
  • Possess a grade point average of 3.0 or better during the last two years of undergraduate work.
  • Submit GRE Scores
  • Have completed undergraduate courses or have equivalent work experience in CAD, CAM, properties of materials, metrology, quality control, manufacturing processes, statics, and strength of materials.
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Copy of passport identification page
  • Proof of English language proficiency
  • Transcripts from all post-secondary schools attended or are attending, including diplomas, examination results, mark sheets and certificates
  • Proof of sufficient funds for the first academic year of study at WMU according to estimated cost of attendance

Technological requirements

Resume/Curriculum Vitae (CV)Copy of passport identification pageProof of English language proficiencyTranscripts from all post-secondary schools attended or are attending, including diplomas, examination results, mark sheets and certificates$100 non-refundable application feeProof of sufficient funds for the first academic year of study at WMU according to estimated cost of attendance

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1055 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    31650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1055 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    21090 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 703 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Kalamazoo

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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