Mechanical Engineering Program

The Mechanical Engineering (ME) undergraduate program within the College of Engineering at the University of Iowa emphasizes both a broad education in mechanical engineering fundamentals and the opportunity for in-depth learning in a focus area. The following links provide important information for students who are enrolled in the Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering degree program.

The undergraduate program in Mechanical Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of ABET.

Mission, Objectives and Outcomes

Enrollment & Graduation Data

The total enrollment in our undergraduate Mechanical Engineering program for the 2020-2021 academic year is 442 students. For the 2019-2020 academic year there were 463 students and 120 degrees in Mechanical Engineering (BSE) were awarded. The total enrollment for the 2018-2019 academic year was 430 undergraduate students and 102 degrees in Mechanical Engineering (BSE) were awarded.

Curriculum and Courses


Programs in Mechanical Engineering

Other Programs and Certificates

Academic Development

Student Organizations

Other Resources