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Mechanical Engineering

Department Chair: Cy Yavuzturk

Teaching, research and service efforts within our department encompass the areas of specialization in Acoustics, Manufacturing, Energy and Sustainable Design, Turbomachinery, and Acoustical Engineering and Music.

Our continued attention to small class sizes allows for significant levels of personal attention and one-on-one mentoring of our students, and an easier connection between students and professors, as well as an ideal environment for student-to-student ollaboration with substantial focus on engineering design and communication skills in preparation of young careers in industry, consulting and research.

We pride ourselves in providing the right offerings for a successful college experience complemented with currency in course content, detail in structured academic advising, a full range of science activities/competitions and professional engineering clubs.

In the current economy, we are well aware of our responsibilities more than ever as teachers, educators and academics to make your investment in higher education pay off. Between your academic goals and hard work, and our commitment to helping you succeed in the classroom and beyond we are convinced that our combined efforts will result in academic enrichment, personal and professional growth, and a bright future.

We have an outstanding and diverse group of faculty members whose dedication to students will make all the difference in your University of Hartford experience.

Degree Programs

Bachelor of Science in Engineering

Acoustical Engineering and Music, BSE

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering, BSME

Non-Degree (Minors and Other Programs)

Mechanical Engineering Minor

Mechanical Engineering Technology Minor



Accredited by CAPTEThe acoustical engineering and music, electrical, mechanical, civil, biomedical and computer engineering programs are accredited by ABET - Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC).

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