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.

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Learn By Doing

Learn 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.

Department Spotlight

Second Ducted Wind Turbine Installed

Second Wind Turbine Continues Innovation 
Clarkson University Associate Professor of Mechanical & Aeronautical Engineering Ken Visser and his students continue to innovate and refine their ducted wind turbine design. They recently placed a second research turbine at Clarkson’s Wind Turbine Test Site near the airport to complement the campus unit on the TAC Building. Read more.


Clarkson Mechanical Engineering students partner with international universities to develop Mars mission proposal with NASA. Read more


Clarkson Aeronautical Engineering student lands internship with NASA. 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.