Our Programs

The Department of Mechanical & Aeronautical Engineering offers majors for a wide range of undergraduate students, as well as master’s and PhD programs at multiple locations.

Undergraduate Programs
Graduate Programs
97% University Placement Total for 2018
84% Employed
10% Continuing Ed
3% Alternative

Department Spotlight


Clarkson Aeronautical Engineering Students Present at AIAA SciTech 2020 in Orlando. Clarkson Professor of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering Craig Merrett led a team of students to the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)’s premier conference, SciTech. Read More.

Chunlei Liang

Chunlei Liang, incoming Clarkson University professor of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering was recently awarded the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE). Read More.


Ducted Wind Turbines, the company formed by Clarkson University Associate Professor of Mechanical & Aeronautical Engineering Ken Visser and his team has won a grant from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). Read More


Clarkson University’s Robert H. Hill Professor of Mechanical Engineering Goodarz Ahmadi recently published his 700th research paper. Read More

ABET Engineering Accreditation Commission logo

Clarkson University's undergraduate aeronautical, chemical, civil, computer, electrical, environmental, mechanical, and software engineering programs and undergraduate engineering and management program are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, www.abet.org. Read more.