Boost Your Career
The Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering offered at our Capital Region Campus (CRC) in Schenectady is designed to meet the needs of working professionals.
With a combination of evening and online courses, you’ll learn and network with other professionals who are looking to advance their knowledge and become leaders in their fields.
Gain an edge in today’s competitive marketplace by furthering your engineering and business skills in a program tailored to meet your needs.
Why Earn an MS in Mechanical Engineering From Clarkson?
At our Capital Region Campus, we offer a blend of evening and online classes that allow you to pursue your master’s degree without taking a break from your career. You'll develop a valuable network of faculty, alumni and classmates from leading engineering firms to take your career to the next level.
Our advisors work closely with you to understand your career goals and develop a study plan that enables you to advance.
Program benefits include:
- A master’s degree from Clarkson University, a top-ranked engineering school.
- Evening courses at our Capital Region Campus.
- Online courses for flexibility.
- A course of study tailored to match your interests.
- Connections to the region’s leading employers.
- Knowledge applied to real-life challenges and opportunities.
Payscale Inc. ranks Clarkson in the top 12 Best Master’s Degree Granting Programs by salary potential. And, one in five Clarkson alumni is already a CEO, the owner of a company or in a senior executive position.
What You'll Learn
Your program of study will include a minimum of 10 graduate courses and a mechanical engineering project.
You'll expand your understanding and application of solid mechanics, thermal fluid systems, materials and energy systems and advance your career opportunities in power systems, emerging energy technologies and product design evolution.
You'll be encouraged to consider MBA electives and other non-technical courses to complement your engineering expertise with business and leadership skills.