The main focus area for this major is General Mechanical Engineering. For more details on this concentration, visit its profile page.
Mechanical Engineering is a major offered under the engineering program of study at Cornell University. We’ve pulled together some essential information you should know about the doctor’s degree program in ME, including how many students graduate each year, the ethnic diversity of these students, and more.
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In 2019-2020, the average part-time graduate tuition at Cornell was $1,575 per credit hour for both in-state and out-of-state students. The average full-time tuition and fees for graduate students are shown in the table below.
|In State||Out of State|
Cornell does not offer an online option for its ME doctor’s degree program at this time. To see if the school offers distance learning options in other areas, visit the Cornell Online Learning page.
Of the students who received their doctor’s degree in ME in 2019-2020, 15.0% of them were women. This is in the same ballpark of the nationwide number of 16.9%.
Racial-ethnic minority graduates* made up 25.0% of the ME doctor’s degrees at Cornell in 2019-2020. This is higher than the nationwide number of 9%.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||0|
|Hispanic or Latino||0|
|Native American or Alaska Native||0|
|Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander||0|
Mechanical Engineering students may decide to major in one of the following focus areas.
|Focus Area||Annual Graduates|
|General Mechanical Engineering||20|
You may also be interested in one of these majors related to mechanical engineering.
|Related Major||Annual Graduates|
|Aerospace & Aeronautical Engineering||4|
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*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
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