M.Sc. On Campus

Mechanical Engineering

University of Dayton

24 months
1005 USD/credit 15075 USD/year
1005 USD/credit 15075 USD/year
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Continue your studies in Mechanical Engineering at all at the University of Dayton where you have the opportunity to expand your knowledge and skills while you work with industry giants and scholastic leaders.

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You will have access to 88 dedicated laboratories. This includes our campus labs as well as facilities at the University of Dayton Research Institute, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base Air Force Research Laboratories and several major private industries.

Major areas of Mechanical Engineering at all at the University of Dayton include:

  • Materials 
  • Thermo-fluids 
  • Solid mechanics 
  • Energy 
  • Robotics 
  • Design and manufacturing

Students interact closely with faculty in the classroom and work side by side with professionals in top-notch research facilities. Full- and part-time students enjoy the flexibility of evening courses taught by our dedicated faculty who have earned a national reputation for excellence in teaching.

The M.S. in Mechanical Engineering program at the University of Dayton attracts some of the brightest minds in the field, providing you the opportunity to work on concentrations in engineering mechanics, energy, materials, thermo-fluids or robotics with the best teachers, professionals and fellow students.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Thermodynamics of Solids
  • Mechanical Behavior of Materials
  • Principles of Material Selections
  • Principles in Corrosion
  • Experimental Mechanics of Composite Materials
  • Advanced Composites
  • Analytical Mechanics of Composite Materials

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  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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General requirements

In addition to the online application, you should submit the following:

  • Official academic records of all previously attended colleges or universities must be submitted directly from the colleges or universities to the Office of Graduate Admission Processing. Hand-carried transcripts, official copies marked Issued to Student and unofficial copies are not acceptable.
  • Three letters of recommendation from professors or employers.
  • A personal statement or résumé.
  • Results from the GRE are not required. However, candidates are welcome to submit a score in support of their application.
  • Applicants must have an undergraduate degree from an accredited program in engineering, physics, chemistry, applied mathematics or other appropriate program of study. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15075 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1005 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    15075 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1005 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Dayton

880 - 1352 USD /month
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