Division of Engineering Programs

Mechanical Engineering

The Mechanical Engineering (B.S.) program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, https://www.abet.org, under the General Criteria and Program Criteria for Mechanical and Similarly Named Engineering Programs."

Innovation, creativity, and cutting-edge learning are the long recognized hallmarks of the School of Science and Engineering at SUNY New Paltz.

 The SUNY New Paltz Advantage:

  • An engineering program with a focus on undergraduate students
  • Small classes and labs from freshman through senior year
  • Close faculty interaction – advising, mentoring, and collaborating
  • Real world experiences through internships as well as independent and mentored research
  • A well-rounded education based upon a broad General Education experience and strong foundation of mathematics and natural science
  • An innovative integration and collaboration between engineering and the fine arts
  • Quality facilities including use of the nation’s first MakerBot Innovation Center
  • Preparing graduates for life after graduation and the ability to enter into some of the nation’s finest graduate programs and employment by top regional and national firms and agencies

Mechanical Engineering continues to be a growing program in the field of engineering due to a rapidly changing technological society and expanding industrial needs. 

Alumni Profiles: Kayla Marchant '17

Mechanical Engineering, quality engineer for FALA Technologies, Kingston, N.Y.

"I think we all aspire to land a job soon after we earn our degrees. And it looks like many of the first six to graduate from this program have really hit the ground running."


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