Mission

The ME Department mission is:

To serve society, the public sector, and private industry by:

  • Providing undergraduate and graduate mechanical engineering education that prepares students with the knowledge, modern applications, and lifelong learning skills required to serve the engineering profession and industry.
  • Contributing to the development and application of knowledge through faculty scholarship
  • Preparing students for the modern professional-practice environment

The educational objectives for our degree programs can be found on the corresponding webpages:

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering

Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering

The Department of Mechanical Engineering is part of the College of Engineering at San Jose State University.  The vision and mission of the college can be found here:

Vision and Mission of the College of Engineering

The College of Engineering is one of seven academic colleges at San Jose State University. The mission of the university, as well as the University Learning Goals for all degree programs at San Jose State University, can be found here:

Mission and University Learning Goals of San Jose State University