Pitt | Swanson Engineering
Undergraduate Degrees


The Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science offers three programs of study which lead to Bachelor of Science degrees in the following engineering disciplines. 

Materials Science and Engineering  

Mechanical Engineering    

Engineering Science  


The department also offers two programs leading to minors in the following disciplines.


The department offers a Certificate in Nuclear Engineering for students in the Swanson School of Engineering and qualified students in the School of Arts and Sciences with an interest in nuclear science and technology.



The department offers a concentration in ferrous physical metallurgy to allow a student to develop strength in this particular area of interest.