Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering student with instuctor
Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering Student working on buggy

Mechanical Engineering is a very broad discipline incorporating the research, design, development, manufacturing and testing of mechanical devices.  Our curriculum combines mechanical engineering fundamentals with applied research projects and experiential learning and prepares graduates for the industry-rich Southeast Texas and beyond.

ABET Accreditation

The bachelor's program in Mechanical Engineering at Lamar University is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, | Learn More

Mechanical Engineering at Lamar University


What can I do with a Mechanical Engineering degree?
  • Machine Design
  • Systems Design
  • Energy Resources
  • Aerospace 
  • Oil/Gas
  • Manufacturing and Production
  • Transportation and Environmental Impact
  • Materials and Structures
  • Energy Conversion 
  • Robotics and Autonomous Systems

Take the first step!

The first step toward your future in mechanical engineering begins right now with a connection to Karli Padia, the College of Engineering's director of outreach and student services, who can help you learn more about great college programs, arrange a campus visit, talk to a current student, explore scholarship possibilities and more.

Email or call 409-880-8714.

Contact Us

Department of Mechanical Engineering
Lamar University
Cherry Building 2612
P.O. Box 10028
Beaumont, TX 77710

Phone: (409) 880-8769