Mechanical Engineering (ME) is one of the most exciting branches of engineering, requiring professionals to have a broad knowledge of many scientific areas. The Department of Mechanical Engineering at Cal State LA offers a profound curriculum and expert faculty that cover various specializations, including mechanics, thermal science, design, machinery, instrumentation, automation, and robotics.
The breadth and flexibility of Cal State LA's Mechanical Engineering program allow graduates access to a variety of engineering career opportunities.
Careers & Fields
As a Mechanical Engineering student, you could be putting yourself on the path to an exciting career in such fields as solar power, high-speed ground transportation, manufacturing, environmental protection, and mechatronics.
Pursue Your Passion
Whatever specialization you choose to pursue, Cal State LA's Mechanical Engineering program will prepare you for the next step in your career development.
Immediate employment and increased earning capacity upon graduation
Entrance into an advanced degree program and pursuing a Ph.D.
Employment pursuing your passion for research or teaching
Discover ME @ ECST
Discover the Mechanical Engineering areas of research, current research projects, and faculty specializations. Contact the department for more information.
To be recognized internationally as a benchmark for excellence, innovation, integrity, and distinctiveness in bachelor's (BSME) and master's (MSME) level education taught from a global perspective.
To provide our students with innovative learning experiences and service opportunities and to graduate well-educated professionals who are prepared to meet the challenges of a rapidly changing world.
The Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET.