M.Sc. On Campus

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Syracuse University

12 months
31212 USD/year
31212 USD/year
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The Syracuse University Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering offers a graduate program leading to the degree of Master of Science (M.S.) in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering.


Key facts

Online application is the preferred method of applying to graduate programs at Syracuse University.Applications submitted online can be processed faster and more efficiently than those filed on paper. Access the online application.You will receive an e-mail or postcard from Syracuse University when your application has been received and processed. Find out more information on the application process. The Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering program is offered by 

Graduation Requirements

The exit requirement for the M.S. degree includes MAE 994 - Capstone Project. The student will review technical papers or reports in the technical literature related to the student’s field of interest. The student will prepare an oral presentation summarizing the technical content of the documents reviewed, and present his/her findings before a faculty committee. 

A hard copy of the presentation, signed by the student adviser, must be submitted to the MAE Graduate Office before the oral presentation. The committee will decide whether the student has passed or failed. The student should register for MAE 994 in his/her last semester for 0 credit hours.


Syracuse University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computer Engineering
  • Engineering & Computer Science
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Manufacturing Engineering

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Prospective students must have a bachelor of science in mechanical/aerospace engineering or a closely related field. Additional coursework may be required for students without a BS degree in engineering or those who lack adequate preparation.
  • Admission is granted on the basis of undergraduate preparation and performance, GRE scores, and letters of recommendation documenting the recent technical proficiency of the applicant. A grade-point average of 3.0/4.0 or equivalent, and a GRE-Quantitative score of 700 (155 on the new scale) are typically expected.

Tuition Fee

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    31212 USD/year
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    31212 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31212 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Syracuse

935 - 1370 USD /month
Living costs

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


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