Mechanical Engineering degrees offer exceptional versatility and are in great demand. Mechanical Engineers are at the heart of engineering. They work in many industries, including the biomedical, aerospace, automotive and energy sectors. They are projected to have the second highest new job growth of all Engineering fields from 2016 to 2026.
Mechanical Engineering students have an unparalleled opportunity through Western’s unique partnership program. You complete your initial two years as Western students, then transfer to University of Colorado Boulder to finish your final two years in the program—all while attending classes at Western's campus in Gunnison. Graduates of the partnership program receive their Bachelor of Science in Engineering from the University of Colorado Boulder's College of Engineering & Applied Science.
- Aerospace engineer
- Automotive engineer
- Control and instrumentation engineer
- Electromechanical engineering
- Energy engineering
- Maintenance engineer
- Mechanical engineer
- Mechanical engineering in rail systems
- Medical engineering
- Nuclear engineer
- Sustainable production
To learn more about the application process, please visit our application information page.