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Mechanical Engineering, M.S.

NYIT’s innovative Mechanical Engineering, M.S. program combines fundamental concepts with modern applications. We offer cutting-edge research opportunities and up-to-date coursework in:

  • Solid mechanics
  • Heat transfer and thermo-fluid systems
  • Energy systems
  • Biomechanics and biomedical devices
  • Micro/nano sensors
  • Mechatronics
  • Controls and dynamical systems
  • Sustainable engineering

Our labs and facilities, including our Entrepreneurship and Technology Innovation Center and and Fabrication Rapid Prototyping Lab, provide state-of-the-art space for research in bioengineering, assistive technologies, energy, and other related areas.

Our 30-credit curriculum offers both thesis and project-based non-thesis options. Both provide the chance to present work at major conferences and publish your findings alongside our faculty experts in peer-reviewed journals.

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Engineering Facilities

Test classroom theory in the school's labs. From vacuum ovens to wind tunnels, you'll access the same equipment used by industry professionals.

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What We Do

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Career Options

An NYIT degree is your passport to an exciting future in an in-demand field. Possible career opportunities for graduates with this degree include:

  • Mechanical engineers
  • Aerospace engineers
  • Automotive engineers
  • HVAC engineers
  • Thermal engineers
  • Manufacturing engineers
  • Industrial engineers
  • Defense engineers
  • Electronics engineers
  • Utilities engineers

Tuition, Scholarships, & Financial Aid

We believe it's important to offer access to opportunity to all qualified students. NYIT has one of the lowest private tuitions in New York State and provides more than $40 million in institutional financial aid each year.

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