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Mechanical Engineering, BS

Do you enjoy learning how things work? Are you good at physics?

Scranton's Mechanical Engineering major might be the perfect fit for you!

Our program prepares students to work in various fields, including manufacturing, computers and electronics, automotive, aerospace, biotechnology, energy conversion, environmental control, and automation.

Why choose Scranton for your Mechanical Engineering BS degree?

  • Small class sizes and extensive hands-on learning in state-of-the-art settings: 
    • Our new mechanical engineering laboratory and learning space allow students to use the latest equipment, simulation, and modeling techniques.
    • Students learn cutting-edge techniques in technology and design through a variety of experiential learning opportunities.
  • Our students achieve top finishes in prestigious regional and national engineering competitions.
  • 99% of incoming first-year students receive financial aid through scholarships and need-based grants.


Career Outlook

  • The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports the median annual pay for mechanical engineers in 2022 was $96,310.
  • Employment of mechanical engineers is projected to grow 10% from 2022 to 2032, much faster than the average for all occupations.

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"Coming to The University of Scranton was the best decision I ever made! I know I'll always look back on college and remember I was at home in Scranton."

Kelly Nee '23