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

Learning By Doing

Our two-semester undergraduate capstone course for mechanical engineering design emphasizes system engineering while epitomizing the department’s strength in providing hands-on learning experiences.
Learn more here - including how industry and government sponsorship of our projects can impact the future. 

Department Spotlight


Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering student Jack DiMeo ‘23 was recently awarded the Department of Defense Science, Mathematics, and Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship. Read more


Professor Chunlei Liang was awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) Grant to co-organize the 2021 virtual international symposium on high-order methods for computational fluid dynamics. Read more


KLAW Industries, a business owned by Clarkson electrical and mechanical engineering seniors, has won the grand prizes from two national competitions in two days bringing home $50,000! Read more

Aero Seniors Tour Lifenet

Clarkson's Aeronautical Engineering Seniors get to tour the Life Net Pilatus PC-12 airplane, located at the Potsdam airport. 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.