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2016-2017 Graduate Catalog 
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Master of Science in Computer Aided Engineering (CAE)

Revised Program, effective Fall 2016

The Computer Aided Engineering program at Eastern Michigan University places a strong emphasis on preparing engineers with competent backgrounds in the engineering principles and utilizing the computer-based tools and techniques for all engineering functions and processes.

The curriculum is designed to train the individual to apply knowledge in mechanical engineering, engineering analysis, product design, automated manufacturing, CAD/CAM/CAE, and renewable energy engineering systems using computer aided engineering tools. To facilitate this, students in the program will be exposed to the nature of engineering environment through courses related to engineering design and analysis principles, and renewable energy engineering applications.

Admission Requirements:

Applicants must meet the following criteria for full admission:

  1. Meet Graduate School admission requirements
  2. A personal statement;
  3. A resume;
  4. Have a Baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution;
  5. Have an undergraduate GPA of at least 2.7;
  6. Meet program prerequisite skill requirements; and
  7. In the case of international students, meet graduate school test score requirements on the TOEFL and TWE, the MELAB, or the IELTS. See the Admissions Website for minimum scores.

Conditional admissions may be granted to otherwise qualified students who:

  1. Lack prerequisite courses,
  2. Have an undergraduate GPA less than 2.7,
  3. Are not meeting TOEFL/English test requirements, or
  4. Are currently in the last semester of their undergraduate degree program.

School Information:

School of Engineering Technology - College of Technology

Philip Rufe, Ph.D.
Interim Director

118 Sill Hall
(734) 487-2040

School Website

Advisor Information:

Tony Shay, Ph.D.

118 Sill Hall
(734) 487-2040

Degree Requirements: 36 hours

Specialization Track: 15 hours

Choose 15 credit hours from one of the following two tracks