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University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Baltimore, MD

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University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Overview

University of Maryland, Baltimore County / Department of Mechanical Engineering is located in Baltimore, MD, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Mechanical engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Mechanical engineering
(Postbaccalaureate Certificate) Computational thermal fluid dynamics
(Postbaccalaureate Certificate) Mechatronics

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 12
Doctoral Degrees 5
Other Advanced Degrees 1

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

69
Applied
41
Accepted
8
Enrolled
59%

Applying

70
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 1st January 1st No
Spring deadline November 1st June 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards June 30
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

64
Total Graduate Students
34%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
65%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.69%
Black or African American 7.81%
White or Caucasian 40%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 7.81%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (79%)
Female (20%)

Faculty

29
Total faculty
Full-time - 17
Part-time - 12
Male (25)
Female (4)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Solid mechanics and materials sciences, thermal/fluids sciences, design-manufacturing and systems, bio-mechanical engineering, engineering education
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
1,055,901

Location & Contact

Address 1000 Hilltop Circle, E 210
Baltimore, MD  21250
United States
Contact Dr. Charles Eggleton
Professor and Chair
Email: eggleton@umbc.edu
Phone: 410-455-3334
Fax: 410-455-1052