Department of Mechanical Engineering

Department of Mechanical Engineering ​​​​​​​​​​​​​

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The Department of Mechanical Engineering at Grove City College prepares students to excel in careers in engineering research, design, manufacturing, production, sales and management, as well as top graduate and professional programs. The Department offers a program leading to the Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (BSME) degree. The program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET,

Students receive specialized instruction in materials science, thermodynamics, solid and fluid mechanics, heat transfer, manufacturing processes, control theory, vibration analysis and project management from faculty members fully focused on undergraduate education.

Through hands on projects and coursework, students learn to define and solve engineering problems while using first-rate facilities and equipment.​

In 2014, US News and World Report recognized the College as having one of the "Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs" at schools where a doctorate degree is not offered. Grove City ranked 63rd nationally.

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4 Year Plan

​The requierements for the Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering are met over a 4-year curriculum that starts with an exposure to the fundamentals of science and engineering and culminates in our senior capstone design experience.​​

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B.S. in Mechanical Engineering

​The Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Grove City College prepares students for graduate work and employment in engineering research, design, manufacturing, production, sales and management.​​

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Senior Capstone Design Project

​During his or her senior year, every mechanical engineering student takes part in a Capstone Design Project. Students work in groups to design and construct a useful and marketable device.​

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​Over the past five years 84% of mechanical engineering graduates participated in summer internship work experiences. ​

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Student Organizations

Students at Grove City College have the opportunity to join a wide variety of campus organizations including groups dedicated to engineering.  Learn More

Summer Research Projects

Take an in-depth look at recent Grove City College student and faculty scholarly work in the Hopeman School of Science, Engineering and Mathematics.​

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