Master of Science, Mechanical Engineering and Blended 4+1 Programs

Two degree options are available:

  • Master of Science (MS) degree program requiring 45 units of course work that can either include a thesis (for 9 units) or be an all course option with a final comprehensive exam.

  • Blended Bachelor and Master of Science (BMS) degree program for continuing Cal Poly students where undergraduate technical electives may be used to meet part of the required MS degree units (up to 8 units for the thesis option or up to 5 units for the course option).


For detailed graduate program information, including curriculum, admission, and degree requirements, please visit our Graduate Program page.