The Mechanical Engineering (ME) profession is dedicated to applying principles of physics, chemistry, biology and mathematics in the analysis, design, manufacturing and maintenance of mechanical components, devices, and systems.  Oregon State's graduate program in ME is designed to educate leaders who will develop and improve systems for transforming energy, health, materials, and information to meet the needs of society.

To be eligible for graduate studies, a baccalaureate or master’s degree in science, mathematics, or engineering is required.

Admissions Requirements

Admit Term
  • Fall Term
Required Tests
  • GRE

The GRE test is not required for applicants whose undergraduate degree is from an ABET-accredited U.S. institution, or whose master’s degree is from a U.S. institution.

English Language Requirements ?

English language requirements for international applicants to this program are the same as the standard Graduate School requirements.


Additional Requirements
  • Additional supplemental information is requested.


  • Paper applications will not be accepted.


Application requirements, including required documents, letters, and forms, vary by program and may not be completely represented here. The processing of your application will not be completed until these requirements have been met. Please, before applying to this program, always contact the program office to confirm application requirements.

See contact information above.

Application Process

Please review the graduate school application process and Apply Online.

Dates & Deadlines ?

Admissions Deadline
December 31

for priority consideration (No applications will be accepted after April 30)

Funding Deadline
December 31

Post deadline applications are also accepted.


Options ?

  • Advanced manufacturing
  • Design
  • Dynamics and controls
  • Materials mechanics
  • Thermal-fluid sciences

MAIS Participation

This program is not offered as a MAIS field of study.


AMP Participation ?

This program participates in the Accelerated Masters Platform (AMP)

AMP Contact
Lynn Paul
Advisor
School of Mechanical, Industrial, and Manufacturing Engineering