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Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering

The 100% online Master of Science in Engineering with a concentration in Mechanical Engineering is a 30-credit-hour, non-thesis program ideal for engineers interested in learning how to utilize emerging technologies to design, produce and analyze products and design processes. From its entirely online format to its rigorous curriculum, our executive master’s degree program is designed to help working professionals expand their skill sets and advance their careers. Ultimately, the goal of our program is to produce industry leaders capable of solving the world’s most pressing engineering challenges.

Once you’re armed with your graduate degree, you’ll be poised to carve out a formidable career path across multiple booming engineering sectors. Whether your interests lie in energy harvesting or automotive innovation (or something else entirely), the comprehensive skill set acquired as a UT Austin graduate equips you to make a significant impact in the field of engineering. 

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The Mechanical Engineering Controls Graduate Certificate

The Mechanical Engineering Controls Graduate Certificate is an affordable, convenient way to expand your knowledge of the control and optimization of processes and systems. This 9-credit-hour graduate certificate program is entirely online and asynchronous, allowing you to work toward your certification while maintaining your career. Like our executive master’s degree program, this program is taught by the same esteemed faculty members who made Texas Engineering the world-renowned school it is today.

Additionally, UT Austin is making incredible strides in the fields of robotics and AI. Earning this graduate credential ensures that you’ll stay updated on the latest industry trends and that your skills remain in high demand. 

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Application Deadline

Application Deadlines

Spring 2025:

Fall 2025:

Completed applications and supporting materials must be received by the above dates to be considered for admission.

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