Undergraduate Program

The Mechanical Engineering undergraduate curriculum leads to the degree of Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering and is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.

Why Major in Mechanical Engineering?

With a degree in mechanical engineering you will be in demand in practically every type of manufacturing operation as well as in research, academic and governmental organizations. Specific industries are:

  • Automotive
  • Aerospace
  • Electronics
  • Chemical Products
  • Petroleum
  • Textiles
  • Thermal and Mechanical Design
  • Industrial Equipment
  • Heating and Air Conditioning Systems
  • Manufacturing

Why Choose Lamar University?

The College of Engineering at Lamar University is world-renowned for its excellence in producing outstanding graduates. With dedicated faculty and staff, students are prepared to enter the workforce upon graduation. Because Lamar University is so conveniently located to industry in the area, students have many co-op opportunities available to them and have almost no trouble finding a job after graduation!

students who participate in co-ops are likely to receive a high salary upon graudation


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Looking to Get Started?

Get a head start on your future as a Lamar Engineer by contacting Erin Lovelady Lemoine, the Director of Outreach and Student Services in the College of Engineering.