The BME/MSME program offers mechanical engineering majors several benefits:
The program makes it possible for students to earn a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering and a master's degree in mechanical engineering in five years.
To be admitted to the BME/MSME program, students must:
For students who have transferred from another institution, at least one semester must be completed at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities campus before admission to the program will be granted.
Students who wish to apply for admission into the program must submit the following at the end of their junior year (with two semesters remaining before graduation) to the Graduate School:
Admission is once per year, for the fall semester. All materials must be submitted to the Graduate School by June 15 for admission the subsequent fall semester.
Students enrolled in this program will select an advisor by the end of the first semester of enrollment. The advisor will work with the student on the thesis for a Plan A Masters degree track.