Geneva College



BSE in Mechanical Engineering Degree

Engineering and Computer Science Department

Geneva College offers a Mechanical Engineering concentration within its general Bachelor of Science in Engineering degree. Mechanical engineers design, manufacture, and operate machinery and mechanical systems.  Mechanical engineers design weapons (see civil engineering).  Branches of mechanical engineering include aerospace engineering, machine design, robotics, manufacturing, combustion, HVAC systems, and fluid mechanics. Mechanical engineers work on the design, fabrication and testing of many commercial products including vehicles, office equipment, toys, farm equipment, appliances and many other products.

Mechanical Engineering Careers

Mechanical engineers find careers in manufacturing, biotechnology, HVAC, nanotechnology, alternative energy, automotive engineering, nuclear engineering and robotics.

Program Requirements

In addition to Geneva and general engineering core classes, students in the Mechanical Engineering concentration take classes in mathematics, science and mechanical engineering. Example mechanical engineering courses include:

  • Mechanics of Deformable Bodies (MEE 321)
  • Applied Thermal Fluids Engineering (MEE 333)
  • Mechanical Component Design (MEE 403)
  • Kinematics of Mechanisms (MEE 324)
  • Finite Element Methods (MEE 405)
  • Mechanical Vibration (MEE 410)
  • Design of Thermal Systems (MEE 416)
  • Reacting Systems (MEE 418)

If you are looking for mechanical engineering schools in Pennsylvania, we invite you to contact Geneva College for more information.


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Service opportunities in Beaver Falls
Students can work with Tiger Pause and the Dare2XL programs.
Branches on campus
The Christian indie/folk band is kicking off the Three Past Three program on October 23.
Living in Color: Steppin’ Up—Moving from Theory to Action
The conference, which focuses on getting involved in multicultural issues, will be held Nov. 7-8.
MBA program to host Open House
An information session that includes a complementary dinner will be held at the Cranberry Regional Learning Alliance on Tue., Oct. 28.
Business Day is November 8
Activities for those interested in business majors include simulations and networking with current students, faculty and local business leaders.