Portland-State-University 2014-2015 Bulletin

Mechanical and Materials Engineering

Suite 400, Engineering Building



  • B.S.—Mechanical Engineering
  • M.S.—Mechanical Engineering
  • M.Eng.—Mechanical Engineering
  • M.S.—Materials Science and Engineering
  • Ph.D.—Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineering provides a wide range of career paths with a broad spectrum of employers. Careers are available in aerospace, energy conversion, energy utilization, environmental design and management, chemical processing, electromechanical systems, controls, mechanical design, manufacturing, and materials, to name a few. Employment may be found in virtually every kind of industry, every branch of government, and every kind of utility.