UT Dallas Marketable Skills

Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering

Upon successful completion of the PhD in Mechanical Engineering, graduates will be able to enter the workforce with the following skills:

  • Identify research and development needs in engineering products or processes
  • Evaluate technology and/or knowledge gaps
  • Develop methods and solutions to bridge technology/knowledge gaps
  • Conceive innovative solutions to engineering problems
  • Develop and execute plans to realize solutions to engineering problems
  • Mentor and/or teach in the Mechanical Engineering field