Mechanical engineers directly influence and meet the ever-changing needs of society through the design and manufacturing of machines, devices, and processes.

Prioritize your Future

The Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (BSME) at Oregon Tech prepares the next generation of leaders, innovators, and team-players in mechanical engineering.

Designed around a foundational core of hands-on and applied engineering coursework in mechanics, dynamics, fluid mechanics, thermal science, and materials science, students gain practical knowledge and career-relevant experience. As a mechanical engineering student at Oregon Tech, you will create and cultivate partnerships with fellow students and with industry connections to jump start your career before graduation.


Whether you already have career goals, want to pursue further education, or are looking for inspiration, we are here to guide you to professional success.


Klamath Falls Students: Mechanical Engineering internships are offered by Multiple Engineering Cooperative Program (MECOP).


Shaping Society, Making History

The world would look much differently without mechanical engineers. The application of mechanical engineering has led to inventions and innovations in automobiles, air transportation, water supply and distribution, air conditioning, refrigeration, household appliances, and robotics.

Oregon Tech’s Mechanical Engineering students have created and designed:



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Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET

Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET,

Formula Race Car MMET

The Oregon Tech Racing team designs, builds, and tests a 3/4 scale Formula car for a yearly Formula SAE competition.

Smart EV Agricultural Vehicle

Semi-autonomous "Smart" EV for Specialty Agriculture

A career of possibilities.

Almost every type of industry employs mechanical engineers. As innovative problem-solvers, mechanical engineers are needed to address a wide range of endeavors, including energy use and distribution, machine design, manufacturing, transportation, and aerospace. The BSME program at Oregon Tech prepares graduates for employment in design, research and development, testing and manufacturing, and consulting at governmental agencies, healthcare, education, and private businesses.

Mechanical Engineering internships are offered by Multiple Engineering Cooperative Program (MECOP).

Our graduates work for:

Daimler Trucks
Ford Motor Company
Proctor & Gamble
Brooke O'Brien
Student, Class of 2025
“David Johnston and David Hammond are my most influential professors thus far during my time with Oregon Tech. These men put so much work into their quality instruction and lesson plans, being available to their students and making learning interesting and fun.”
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