Master of Mechanical Engineering

Master modern mechanics for future gains

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Online classes
2–3 years
Average time to completion
Cost per course
Courses required for
Master’s degree
No GRE Required

Broaden your understanding and boost your career

Translate practical mechanical engineering problems into quantitative form with laboratory experimentation and acute analysis. Gain in-depth knowledge and transferable technical skills that advance your career.

Earn a Master of Mechanical Engineering in just 10 online courses.

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Cross-country consideration

The [Engineering for Professionals] program gave me the opportunity to access one of the best schools in the nation—with some of the most brilliant minds in the nation—from the other side of the country.

–Jamal ’19, Mechanical Engineering

For complex problem solvers and innovators

You will find success in this program by having the desire to grow your career and push industries to new heights. This program is ideal for students looking to:

  • Take practical classes that translate into with real-world application.
  • Master new and emerging techniques of analysis.
  • Enroll in a program that allows the flexibility to pursue interests at their own pace.

Engineer endless possibilities

Achieve your personal and professional goals with practical training and coursework that explores real-time industry behavior. In our program, you will:

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Study alongside industry leaders

Collaborate with and learn directly from executive-level mechanical engineers at the forefront of the respective fields. Other advantages of a JHU education include:

  • Professors who use relevant case studies with actual application in your area of focus.
  • Cohort collaboration with peers who are equally motivated to advance in their fields.
  • Powerful partnerships and network connections for hands-on experience and new opportunities.

Take applied and focused classes

To earn your Master of Mechanical Engineering, you must complete ten courses—a combination of core courses and electives—often completed in 2-3 years.

Core and Recommended Courses
  • Applied Machine Learning for Mechanical Engineering
  • Computation Methods of Analysis
  • Mathematical Methods for Engineers
  • Numerical Methods
  • Topics in data analysis

Master’s Degree Focus Areas
  • Biomechanics
    Study the human body as a mechanical system model.
  • Manufacturing
    Transform industry with state-of-the-art factory automation
  • Robotics and Controls
    Accurately model dynamics of multi-body engineering systems in 3D space.
  • Solids/Mechanics of Materials
    Apply AM technology and evaluate AM designs.

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Excellence as a competitive edge

From developing visionary leaders, pioneering innovative research, and creating meaningful impact, you’ll find that the JHU advantage goes well beyond rankings and recognition.

Top-level changemakers

Gain real-time and relevant guidance from faculty who are practicing industry experts.

Recognition and distinction

Our top-ranked program reflects our commitment to student success through applied experiences.

Support to soar

Benefit from exclusive JHU resources, like course planning, tutoring, and career advising as you reach new heights.

Everything we do is focused on you

As a results-driven mechanical engineer, you want to create a better future by improving everything you see. Our vision is to provide you with a rich educational experience that makes that possible.

On your terms, on your time

Johns Hopkins Engineering for Professionals offers exceptional online programs that are custom-designed to fit your schedule as a practicing engineer or scientist. You will have access to the full range of JHU services and resources—all available online.

Opening the door to ambition

We are committed to providing accessible, affordable, innovative, and relevant education experiences for working adults. Our admissions counselors are standing by to help you navigate your next steps—from application and financial assistance to enrolling in a program that best fits your goals. Applications are accepted year-round—with no GRE required.

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Opportunity afforded

78% of our enrolled students’ tuition is covered by employer contribution programs