M.S. Mechanical Engineering
Leading Real-World Engineering
Prepare for the vast opportunities in mechanical engineering with an advanced degree that lets you model, design and lead experiments to verify thermal systems, mechanical systems, components and processes while considering real-world constraints and the impact your solution may have on society.
Students completing this degree are well prepared to work in a national laboratory, or in an industrial research and development setting.
- No. 1 Best Value Public University in the West – ranked by U.S. News and World Report. We’re also the only public university in Idaho to be ranked best value by Forbes, Money, and The Princeton Review.
- Highest Salary Earnings for early- and mid-career undergraduate degree recipients than any other public university in Idaho – Payscale
- Personalized Attention from nationally and internationally recognized faculty and staff through 1-on-1 interaction, mentorship, advising and research collaboration. Most faculty hold Ph.D.s in their field.
Friendship and Finding Solutions
Masters student Jacob Miller pulls together team of engineering graduates to build prosthetic arm for a childhood friend