Mechanical Engineering

Shorelight- University of Mississippi, United States

mechanical-engineering

Next enrollment cycle

December 2021

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First Year Course Fee

USD 25,776

Course Accredited By

ABET

  • 4 Years
  • On Campus
  • Undergraduate
  • Degree
  • up to 30% scholarship
Learn how to design, develop and maintain systems with moving parts
  • Mechanical engineers design cars and aircraft, build robots used in manufacturing, research new ways of producing energy, design biologically inspired engineering systems and manipulate nanomaterials to make structures stronger.
  • With a mechanical engineering degree, you can work in almost any industry. That could be automotive, aerospace, construction, manufacturing, energy production and conservation, environmental and other fields. Or you could pursue a career in law, medicine and finance.

With our mechanical engineering program, you’ll have access to:

  • Wide-ranging courses – you’ll learn about thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, heat transfer, materials, design, mechatronics, robotics, laboratory diagnostics and more.
  • State-of-the-art computer laboratories in our newly constructed and renovated space.
  • Engaged students – who participate, and win, design competitions sponsored by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.
  • Undergraduate research – you can pursue work in your area of interest, leading towards publication and conference presentations.

Enrollment Cycles

  • December 2021
  • April 2022
  • July 2022

KENYA

  • Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE)
  • Undergraduate AAP 2 Terms C or 7 average
  • Undergraduate EAP 3 Terms C or 7 average
  • Undergraduate ID 2 Terms B- or 8 average

English Requirements Certificate

IELTS

  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 4.5
  • EAP (3 Terms) 5.0 (no part below 4.5)
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 4.5
  • ID (2 Terms) 6.0
  • AAP (2 Terms) 5.5 (no part below 5.0)

TOEFL

  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 50
  • EAP (3 Terms) 60 - 67 (no part below 12)
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 50
  • ID (2 Terms) 79
  • AAP (2 Terms) 68 - 78 (no part below 14)

Duolingo

  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 70 (case by case)
  • EAP (3 Terms) 100
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 70 (case by case)
  • ID (2 Terms) 110 (case by case)
  • AAP (2 Terms) 100

UGANDA

  • Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education or General Certificate of Education Level (O Level) Examination Certificate with 5 academic subjects passed AND Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education with a minimum of 2 Principal Passing grades of D or higher and at least 1 subsidiary pass in a college preparatory subject
  • Undergraduate AAP 2 Terms D7
  • Undergraduate EAP 3 Terms D7
  • Undergraduate ID 2 Terms C5

English Requirements Certificate

IELTS

  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 4.5
  • EAP (3 Terms) 5.0 (no part below 4.5)
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 4.5
  • ID (2 Terms) 6.0
  • AAP (2 Terms) 5.5 (no part below 5.0)

TOEFL

  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 50
  • EAP (3 Terms) 60 - 67 (no part below 12)
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 50
  • ID (2 Terms) 79
  • AAP (2 Terms) 68 - 78 (no part below 14)

Duolingo

  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 70 (case by case)
  • EAP (3 Terms) 100
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 70 (case by case)
  • ID (2 Terms) 110 (case by case)
  • AAP (2 Terms) 100

TANZANIA

  • Certificate of Secondary Education (CSE)
  • Undergraduate AAP 2 Terms E/5 average
  • Undergraduate EAP 3 Terms E/5 average
  • Undergraduate ID 2 Terms D/4 average

English Requirements Certificate

IELTS

  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 4.5
  • EAP (3 Terms) 5.0 (no part below 4.5)
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 4.5
  • ID (2 Terms) 6.0
  • AAP (2 Terms) 5.5 (no part below 5.0)

TOEFL

  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 50
  • EAP (3 Terms) 60 - 67 (no part below 12)
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 50
  • ID (2 Terms) 79
  • AAP (2 Terms) 68 - 78 (no part below 14)

Duolingo

  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 70 (case by case)
  • EAP (3 Terms) 100
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 70 (case by case)
  • ID (2 Terms) 110 (case by case)
  • AAP (2 Terms) 100

BTEC

  • (BTEC) Extended Diploma (Level 3)
  • Undergraduate AAP 2 Terms 80 UCAS Points or MMP Grade
  • Undergraduate EAP 3 Terms 80 UCAS Points or MMP Grade
  • Undergraduate ID 2 Terms 96 UCAS Points or MMM Grade

English Requirements Certificate

IELTS

  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 4.5
  • EAP (3 Terms) 5.0 (no part below 4.5)
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 4.5
  • ID (2 Terms) 6.0
  • AAP (2 Terms) 5.5 (no part below 5.0)

TOEFL

  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 50
  • EAP (3 Terms) 60 - 67 (no part below 12)
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 50
  • ID (2 Terms) 79
  • AAP (2 Terms) 68 - 78 (no part below 14)

Duolingo

  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 70 (case by case)
  • EAP (3 Terms) 100
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 70 (case by case)
  • ID (2 Terms) 110 (case by case)
  • AAP (2 Terms) 100

GCSE/IGCSE/GCE O-LEVEL

  • 5 college preparatory subjects passed
  • Undergraduate AAP 2 Terms D or 3 higher
  • Undergraduate EAP 3 Terms D or 3 higher
  • Undergraduate ID 2 Terms C or 4 higher

English Requirements Certificate

IELTS

  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 4.5
  • EAP (3 Terms) 5.0 (no part below 4.5)
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 4.5
  • ID (2 Terms) 6.0
  • AAP (2 Terms) 5.5 (no part below 5.0)

TOEFL

  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 50
  • EAP (3 Terms) 60 - 67 (no part below 12)
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 50
  • ID (2 Terms) 79
  • AAP (2 Terms) 68 - 78 (no part below 14)

Duolingo

  • Academic English - PSE (1 Term) 70 (case by case)
  • EAP (3 Terms) 100
  • Academic English (2 Terms) Below 70 (case by case)
  • ID (2 Terms) 110 (case by case)
  • AAP (2 Terms) 100

Freshman First Year

  • Writ 101 – First Year Writing I
  • Chem 105/115 – General Chemistry I
  • Math 261 – Calculus I
  • Humanities or Fine Arts

Social Science

Second Year

  • Writ 102 – First Year Writing II
  • Chem 106/116 – General Chemistry II
  • Math 262 - Calculus II
  • ME 101 – Intro to Mechanical Engineering
  • Humanities or Fine Arts

Social Science

Sophomore First Year

  • Math 263 – Calculus III
  • Phys 211/221 – Calc-based Physics
  • CSCI 251 – Programming for

Engineering

  • ME 201 – Engineering Graphics
  • Humanities or Fine Arts

Second Year

  • Math 264 – Calculus IV
  • Math 353 – Differential Equations
  • Phys 212/222 – Calc-based Physics
  • ENGR 309 – Statics
  • ENGR 321 – Thermodynamics

Junior First Year

  • Engr 310 – Engineering Analysis I
  • Engr 312 – Mechanics of Materials
  • ENGR 313/314 – Materials Science
  • ENGR 330 – Engineering Systems

Analysis

  • Engr 360 – Electric Circuit Theory

Second Year

  • ENGR 323 – Fluid Mechanics
  • ME 324 – Intro. to Mechanical Design
  • ME 325 – Intermediate Dynamics
  • ENGR 361 – Electric Circuit Theory Lab
  • ENGR 420 – Engineering Analysis III
  • ECON 310 – Engineering Economy

Senior First Year

  • ME 401 – Thermo-Fluid Dynamics
  • ME 416 – Structures & Dynamics Lab
  • ME 426 – Kinematics
  • Thermal/Fluid Elective
  • Design Elective

Social Science

Second Year

  • ME 402 – Propulsion
  • ME 419 – Energy and Fluids Lab
  • ME 428 – Dynamics of Machinery
  • ME 438 – Senior Design
  • ENGR 553 – Heat Transfer
  • Engineering Elective
  • Typical cost for two semesters $38,958 
  • Tuition $25,776
  • Housing $6,514 
  • Dining $4,628 
  • Other $2,040

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