COVID-19 Reporting and Information

Mechanical Engineering

Prospective Undergraduate Students

Reasons to Choose Tennessee Tech

The mechanical engineering undergraduate program at Tennessee Tech is ranked among the top 35 programs in the country in undergraduate enrollment, largely because the quality of our programs attract so many talented students.



Our Graduates Are Always in High Demand.

Tennessee Tech mechanical engineering graduates frequently find employment in many regional and national companies including Nissan, General Motors, Volkswagen, Eastman Chemical, Mahle, TRW, Denso, Bridgestone, NASA-Marshall, and numerous others.

Career Opportunities

Find your Professional Passion.

Choose from three undergraduate degree programs and then customize your studies by selecting from our elective courses in the areas of thermal and fluids engineering, vibrations and noise control, mechatronics, machine design, manufacturing and materials, and our new vehicle engineering concentration.

Undergraduate Degree Options

Get involved with exciting student organizations.

Hone your professional skills, network with other students, put what you knowledge into practice on group projects, and learn to be a leader while having fun participating in the student teams and clubs.

Student Organizations

Our faculty are here to help you.

Students receive personal attention, advising, and research guidance from over 20 top-notch faculty members who are experts in their respective fields of study. We want our students to succeed!

Department Faculty

There's more to campus life than classes.

Find out more about student activities, organizations and Greek life, student services, and more.

Life on Campus

Find out about financial aid.

Tech students graduate with the least average debt in the state of Tennessee. The staff in Tech's Financial Aid Office will be glad to answer questions and help students with any questions.

Financial Aid


Student Organizations

Mechanical Engineering students are offered opportunities to join several societies and organizations.

View More


Mechanical engineering students at Tennessee Tech have access to leading-edge laboratories, which are well outfitted with the latest equipment, hardware, and software.

View More

Senior Capstone

Senior capstone design combines the principles of engineering with emphasis on contemporary industrial design processes and engineering economics with applications in product design.

View More
Student Organizations
Senior Capstone


Experience Tech For Yourself

Visit us to see what sets us apart.

Schedule Your Visit