Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering Technology


SHSU students will learn how to apply basic engineering principles and technical skills in support of engineers engaged in the design and development phases of a wide variety of projects involving mechanical systems. With more applied and focused teaching on applications of current technologies, students will learn to solve practical real-world problems.

Potential careers exist in the following industries:

  • Oil and Gas
  • Manufacturing
  • Automation and Robotics
  • Alternative Energies
  • Medical Instrumentation
  • Nanotechnology


Students will have the opportunity to learn basic engineering principles and technical skills such as:

  • Principles of Mechanics
  • Applications to Specific Engineering Systems
  • Design Testing Procedures
  • Prototype and Operational Testing
  • Inspection Procedures
  • Manufacturing System-testing Procedures
  • Test Equipment Operation and Maintenance
  • Report Preparation

Course Work

For more information, contact Dr. Junkun Ma, 936.294.2350,