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Mechanical Engineering Degree at Indiana University - Purdue University - Fort Wayne (IPFW)

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  • FAFSA School Code: 001828
  • Phone: (260) 481-6100

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  • Phone: (260) 481-6812

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  • Phone: (260) 481-6820

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Mechanical Engineering Degree

The mechanical engineering program at Indiana University - Purdue University - Fort Wayne prepares students for careers in design, implementation, and operation and maintenance of equipment and machinery. The program focuses on applying mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development, and operational evaluation of physical systems used in manufacturing and end-product systems. Program courses include: stationary power units and appliances, engines, self-propped vehicles, housing and containers, hydraulic and electric systems for controlling movement, and integration of computers and remote control operating systems. Get more details below including other Indiana colleges that offer mechanical engineering degrees.

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Students Enrolled in the Mechanical Engineering Program

Get more details below regarding enrollment, academics, and school demographics. Indiana University - Purdue University - Fort Wayne offers a bachelor's degree program in mechanical engineering.

Students by Gender (2010-2011)

 Graduates
Male12
Female2

Students by Race (2010-2011)

 Graduates
Asian1
White11
Unknown1

Career Options for Graduates

Upon completion of the Mechanical Engineering program at IPFW, most students have pursued careers in the following fields:

Engineering Managers

  • Description:

    Plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as architecture and engineering or research and development in these fields.

  • Career Outlook & Projects ():

    According to the BLS, engineering managers employment is expected to grow at a rate of 8.6% from 2010 to 2020

  • Salary & Wages
    • Fort Wayne, IN
      • Total Employment: 230
      • Average Hourly Rate: $50.97
      • Average Annual Salary: $106,020

Cost Estimators

  • Description:

    Prepare cost estimates for product manufacturing, construction projects, or services to aid management in bidding on or determining price of product or service. May specialize according to particular service performed or type of product manufactured.

Mechanical Engineers

  • Description:

    Perform engineering duties in planning and designing tools, engines, machines, and other mechanically functioning equipment. Oversee installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of equipment such as centralized heat, gas, water, and steam systems.

  • Career Outlook & Projects ():

    According to the BLS, mechanical engineers employment is expected to grow at a rate of 8.8% from 2010 to 2020

  • Salary & Wages
    • Fort Wayne, IN
      • Total Employment: 580
      • Average Hourly Rate: $33.83
      • Average Annual Salary: $70,370

Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary

  • Description:

    Teach courses pertaining to the application of physical laws and principles of engineering for the development of machines, materials, instruments, processes, and services. Includes teachers of subjects such as chemical, civil, electrical, industrial, mechanical, mineral, and petroleum engineering. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Source: Job descriptions, estimated salary and wages, and projected job growth are taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

Other schools offering Mechanical Engineering Programs in Indiana

Mechanical Engineering programs are available at the colleges and universities listed below.

C = Certificate or Award | A = Associate Degree | B = Bachelor's Degree | M = Master's Degree | D = Doctor Degree (Ph.D.,M.D.,...)

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Indiana Institute of Technology

Fort Wayne, IN
Type: 4-Year Private College

12 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Mechanical Engineering (B)
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Trine University

Angola, IN
Type: 4-Year Private College

26 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Mechanical Engineering (B,M)
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University of Notre Dame

Notre Dame, IN
Type: 4-Year Private College

99 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Mechanical Engineering (B,M,D)
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Purdue University - North Central Campus

Westville, IN
Type: 4-Year Public College

9 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Mechanical Engineering (B)
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Valparaiso University

Valparaiso, IN
Type: 4-Year Private College

36 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Mechanical Engineering (B)
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Purdue University

West Lafayette, IN
Type: 4-Year Public College

400 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Mechanical Engineering (B,M,D)
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Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis

Indianapolis, IN
Type: 4-Year Public College

71 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Mechanical Engineering (B,M)
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Purdue University - Calumet Campus

Hammond, IN
Type: 4-Year Public College

17 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Mechanical Engineering (C,B)
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Rose - Hulman Institute of Technology

Terre Haute, IN
Type: 4-Year Private College

150 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Mechanical Engineering (B,M)
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Vincennes University

Vincennes, IN
Type: Community College

Programs Offered
  • Mechanical Engineering (A)