48 months
24914 USD/year
24914 USD/year
12026 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (BSME) at Central Connecticut State University is designed with two areas of specialization contained within the general degree offering a combination which is unique in Connecticut. Through deliberate choice of electives; students can opt for specializing in manufacturing or aerospace studies. 


The Mechanical Engineering specialization at Central Connecticut State University is based upon the School of Technology’s strength in this field and the aerospace specialization fulfills the regional requirements of industry. A specialization allows students to tailor the program to meet individual goals or interests, as well as, to address the changing needs of the industrial employers.Mechanical engineering is a broad discipline covering a wide variety of potential specializations. The broad-based and general nature of a mechanical engineering program yields graduates of particular interest for various roles in industry. 

Learning outcomes

The career paths of mechanical engineers are largely determined by individual choices. Mechanical engineers research, develop, design, manufacture, and test tools, engines, machines, and other mechanical devices. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Literature 
  • Philosophy or Fne Arts 
  • Literature, Philosophy or Fine Arts 
  • Engineering Technical Writing and Presentation
  • Manufacturing Engineering Processes

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application
  • $50 application fee or fee waiver
  • Official high school transcript
  • High school class rank (if applicable)
  • Personal essay
  • SAT and/or ACT results are required for first time students.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24914 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12457 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    24914 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12457 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    12026 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6013 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for New Britain

1100 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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