24 months
24980 USD/year
24980 USD/year
8060 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering of Boise State University is a non-thesis program of study that allows students to take advanced coursework in their area of expertise to support their professional development.


Students pursuing the Mechanical Engineering of Boise State University must complete at least 31 graduate credits distributed as shown in the degree requirements table below. The Mechanical Engineering and Mathematics Core requirement constitutes the foundation for the masters program. Students are expected to complete this requirement in the first two semesters of study.  A maximum of 3 credits of ME 596 Independent Study may be applied to meet the degree requirements. 

Key facts:

The comprehensive examination cannot be attempted prior to the last semester of the program. If the comprehensive examination is failed on the first attempt, then the student will be permitted a second attempt. Failure on the second attempt will result in dismissal from the program.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Numerical Methods 
  • Data Analysis
  • Computational Statistics
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Finite Element Methods
  • Parallel Scientific Computing
  • Mechanical Engineering Graduate Courses
  • Non-Mechanical Engineering Graduate Courses

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Priority: January 15 Final: July 31


31 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcripts from all colleges attended.
  • A cover letter and a résumé.
  • A statement of purpose that describes the applicant’s educational and professional background, career goals, the area of specialization, and degree program to be sought, as well as their motivation for graduate study.
  • Official Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) General Test scores. GRE scores are not required for applicants with an overall undergraduate GPA above 3.5 holding a BS degree in Mechanical Engineering at Boise State University.
  • Three letters of recommendation from professionally related references (at least two from academic sources). Recommendation letters should address the applicant’s qualification and suitability for graduate study.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24980 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    24980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24980 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    8060 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8060 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Boise

810 - 1310 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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