12 months
1546 USD/credit 46380 USD/year
1546 USD/credit 46380 USD/year
1184 USD/credit 35520 USD/year
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Master the mechanics of artificial and natural engineering processes, and learn to guide a product from an idea to the marketplace in the Mechanical Engineering Master of Science in the College of Engineering at Temple University.


Gain an advanced understanding of engineering concepts from mechanics to alternative and renewable energy to materials engineering. You’ll also develop a working knowledge of materials and technology used in mechanical engineering.

The Department of Mechanical Engineering at Temple University is small, offering you a concentrated master’s program in an intimate environment that fosters interaction with faculty with expertise in biomedical engineering, material science and engineering, mechanics, robotics, and other areas. Work closely with a faculty advisor who will help you chart a course for your studies to achieve your academic and professional goals. You’ll also graduate with the professional preparation and leadership abilities to become more competitive in the marketplace and move your career to the next level.

Future Career

The Mechanical Engineering master’s degree is aimed at students with undergraduate degrees in the field who want to pursue careers in industrial research and development. 

Graduates with the M.S.M.E. in Mechanical Engineering are employed in high-tech industries and government laboratories in design, analysis, and applications. Typical employers include manufacturing companies; pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies; companies involved in research and development in fluid flow and heat transfer; computer-aided designers and manufacturers; computer technology firms; and government offices such as the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Students who complete an M.S.M.E. with a thesis are prepared to enter a doctoral program.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Experimental Methods
  • Select one course from the following:
  • Engineering Mathematics 
  • Continuum Mechanics
  • Dynamical Systems
  • Finite Element Analysis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Research your graduate degree program
  • Take a standardized test 
  • Complete online application
  • Letters of Reference: 3
  • Coursework Required for Admission Consideration
  • Statement of Goals: Describe your relevant technical experiences and career goals in one to two pages.
  • Resume: Current resume required.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Discipline/Related Discipline: A baccalaureate degree is required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    46380 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1546 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    46380 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1546 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    35520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1184 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Philadelphia

1313 - 2284 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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