MEE BY THE NUMBERS

2017-2018

Undergraduate Enrollment:
683 Spring 2018 and 636 Fall 2018

Graduate Enrollment:
78 Spring 2018 and 77 Fall 2018

Alumni:
860

Senior Design Projects:
46

Faculty and Staff:
11 Tenured/tenure-track
1 Clinical Associate Professor
4 Courtesy
3 Lecturers
6 Adjuncts
4 Staff

Teaching Assistants/Fellows:
21

Journal Publications:
34

Research Awards:
$969,954

Research Expenditures:
$485,545

History of the MEE Department

Academic programs and environment

The Department of Mechanical and Energy Engineering is a high-caliber program that attracts attention from across the nation. It boasts small classes and qualified, approachable faculty, and the supportive learning environment inspires high academic achievement. 

The MEE department offers undergraduate and graduate level education with three degrees:

  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical and Energy Engineering
  • Master of Science in Mechanical and Energy Engineering
  • Ph.D. in Mechanical and Energy Engineering

Each path follows innovative curriculum that combines the essentials of the classical discipline of mechanical engineering with the deeper knowledge of the dynamic field of energy studies, including energy production, management and distribution.

Faculty and Students

The Department of Mechanical and Energy Engineering is diverse, welcoming more than 430 students each semester from across the world. MEE students work hard and excel academically. They are serious about research and advancement opportunities, and their focus pays off with scholarships, awards, grants and employment. Student success is also driven by the department's talented faculty, which includes award-winning researchers who pride themselves on being open, approachable mentors to each student.

The University and Region

UNT is the nation’s 26th largest public university and offers about 36,000 students many opportunities, both academically and socially. Its diverse, bright students come from 140 countries and 49 states for UNT’s high-quality academic reputation and the region’s dynamic growth and culture. Dallas-Fort Worth is the nation’s second largest technology corridor and the fourth largest metropolitan area, and it is home to many of the nation’s fastest growing cities, which makes for a continually growing number of employment and partnership opportunities.

 
Graphs of Graduates and Enrollment