Top Mechanical Engineering Double Major Programs/Degrees

Do you want to pursue a job-oriented double major program after completing high school diploma? Are you looking for a good major to double with mechanical engineering major? If yes, this post will be of help to you. Here, I’ve compiled a list of some of the best mechanical engineering double major universities/colleges, programs/degrees & details.

Mechanical engineering double major

In this post, readers will find the following details – list of mechanical engineering double major programs/degrees, list of universities/colleges offering mechanical engineering double major programs, location of the university/college, type of the institute & additional information.


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After going through this post, readers will be able to find an ideal college/university that offers mechanical engineering double major program.


Let us check out the list of universities/colleges that offer mechanical engineering double major programs. Here it is –


List of best universities/colleges that offer mechanical engineering double major programs/degrees

Sr No Name of the university/college Type of the mechanical engineering double major program/degree Type of the institute Location
1 University of Alaska Fairbanks 4-year Public Fairbanks, AK
2 University of Alaska Anchorage 4-year Public Anchorage, AK
3 Auburn University 4-year Public Auburn University, AL
4 University of Alabama in Huntsville 4-year Public Huntsville, AL
5 University of Alabama at Birmingham 4-year Public Birmingham, AL
6 University of Alabama 4-year Public Tuscaloosa, AL
7 University of South Alabama 4-year Public Mobile, AL
8 Tuskegee University 4-year Private Tuskegee Institute, AL
9 Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University 4-year Public Normal, AL
10 John Brown University 4-year Private Siloam Springs, AR
11 Harding University 4-year Private Searcy, AR
12 University of Arkansas 4-year Public Fayetteville, AR
13 Arkansas State University 4-year Public State University, AR
14 Arkansas Tech University 4-year Public Russellville, AR
15 University of Arkansas at Little Rock 4-year Public Little Rock, AR
16 Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University: Prescott Campus 4-year Private Prescott, AZ
17 University of Arizona 4-year Public Tucson, AZ
18 Arizona State University 4-year Public Tempe, AZ
19 Northern Arizona University 4-year Public Flagstaff, AZ
20 Grand Canyon University 4-year For-profit Phoenix, AZ
21 California Institute of Technology 4-year Private Pasadena, CA
22 Stanford University 4-year Private Stanford, CA
23 University of Southern California 4-year Private Los Angeles, CA
24 University of California: Berkeley 4-year Public Berkeley, CA
25 Santa Clara University 4-year Private Santa Clara, CA
26 University of California: Los Angeles 4-year Public Los Angeles, CA
27 Loyola Marymount University 4-year Private Los Angeles, CA
28 California Polytechnic State University: San Luis Obispo 4-year Public San Luis Obispo, CA
29 University of California: San Diego 4-year Public La Jolla, CA
30 University of California: Irvine 4-year Public Irvine, CA
31 University of California: Santa Barbara 4-year Public Santa Barbara, CA
32 University of San Diego 4-year Private San Diego, CA
33 University of California: Davis 4-year Public Davis, CA
34 San Diego State University 4-year Public San Diego, CA
35 University of California: Riverside 4-year Public Riverside, CA
36 University of the Pacific 4-year Private Stockton, CA
37 San Jose State University 4-year Public San Jose, CA
38 California State University: Long Beach 4-year Public Long Beach, CA
39 University of California: Merced 4-year Public Merced, CA
40 California State Polytechnic University: Pomona 4-year Public Pomona, CA
41 California Baptist University 4-year Private Riverside, CA
42 San Francisco State University 4-year Public San Francisco, CA
43 California State University: Chico 4-year Public Chico, CA
44 California State University: Fullerton 4-year Public Fullerton, CA
45 California State University: Northridge 4-year Public Northridge, CA
46 California State University: Fresno 4-year Public Fresno, CA
47 California State University: Sacramento 4-year Public Sacramento, CA
48 California State University: Los Angeles 4-year Public Los Angeles, CA
49 California State University Maritime Academy 4-year Public Vallejo, CA
50 De Anza College 2-year Public Cupertino, CA
51 Dalhousie University 4-year Public Halifax, Canada
52 McGill University 4-year Public Montreal, Canada
53 McMaster University Private Suburban Hamilton, Canada
54 Memorial University of Newfoundland 4-year Public St. John’s, Canada
55 Queen’s University 4-year Public Kingston, Canada
56 University of Alberta 4-year Public Edmonton, Canada
57 University of British Columbia 4-year Public Vancouver, Canada
58 University of Manitoba 4-year Public Winnipeg, Canada
59 University of Toronto 4-year Public Toronto, Canada
60 University of Waterloo Public Urban Waterloo, Canada
61 Colorado School of Mines 4-year Public Golden, CO
62 United States Air Force Academy 4-year Public USAF Academy, CO
63 University of Denver 4-year Private Denver, CO
64 University of Colorado Boulder 4-year Public Boulder, CO
65 Colorado State University 4-year Public Fort Collins, CO
66 University of Colorado Denver 4-year Public Denver, CO
67 University of Colorado Colorado Springs 4-year Public Colorado Springs, CO
68 Yale University 4-year Private New Haven, CT
69 Trinity College 4-year Private Hartford, CT
70 Fairfield University 4-year Private Fairfield, CT
71 United States Coast Guard Academy 4-year Public New London, CT
72 University of Connecticut 4-year Public Storrs Mansfield, CT
73 Quinnipiac University 4-year Private Hamden, CT
74 University of Hartford 4-year Private West Hartford, CT
75 University of New Haven 4-year Private West Haven, CT
76 Central Connecticut State University 4-year Public New Britain, CT
77 University of Bridgeport 4-year Private Bridgeport, CT
78 George Washington University 4-year Private Washington, DC
79 Howard University 4-year Private Washington, DC
80 Catholic University of America 4-year Private Washington, DC
81 University of the District of Columbia 4-year Public Washington, DC
82 University of Delaware 4-year Public Newark, DE
83 American University in Cairo 4-year Private New Cairo, Egypt
84 University of Miami 4-year Private Coral Gables, FL
85 University of Florida 4-year Public Gainesville, FL
86 University of South Florida 4-year Public Tampa, FL
87 Florida State University 4-year Public Tallahassee, FL
88 University of Central Florida 4-year Public Orlando, FL
89 Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University: Daytona Beach Campus 4-year Private Daytona Beach, FL
90 Florida Institute of Technology 4-year Private Melbourne, FL
91 Florida International University 4-year Public Miami, FL
92 Jacksonville University 4-year Private Jacksonville, FL
93 Florida Atlantic University 4-year Public Boca Raton, FL
94 University of West Florida 4-year Public Pensacola, FL
95 Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University 4-year Public Tallahassee, FL
96 University of North Florida 4-year Public Jacksonville, FL
97 Georgia Institute of Technology 4-year Public Atlanta, GA
98 University of Georgia 4-year Public Athens, GA
99 Mercer University 4-year Private Macon, GA
100 Kennesaw State University 4-year Public Kennesaw, GA
101 Georgia Southern University 4-year Public Statesboro, GA
102 Wiregrass Georgia Technical College 2-year Public Valdosta, GA
103 University of Hawaii at Manoa 4-year Public Honolulu, HI
104 The Hong Kong University Of Science And Technology 4-year Public Hong Kong, Hong Kong
105 University of Iowa 4-year Public Iowa City, IA
106 Iowa State University 4-year Public Ames, IA
107 Central College 4-year Private Pella, IA
108 Dordt University 4-year Private Sioux Center, IA
109 St. Ambrose University 4-year Private Davenport, IA
110 William Penn University 4-year Private Oskaloosa, IA
111 Idaho State University 4-year Public Pocatello, ID
112 Boise State University 4-year Public Boise, ID
113 University of Idaho 4-year Public Moscow, ID
114 Brigham Young University-Idaho 4-year Private Rexburg, ID
115 Northwestern University 4-year Private Evanston, IL
116 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 4-year Public Champaign, IL
117 Illinois Institute of Technology 4-year Private Chicago, IL
118 University of Illinois at Chicago 4-year Public Chicago, IL
119 Bradley University 4-year Private Peoria, IL
120 North Central College 4-year Private Naperville, IL
121 Northern Illinois University 4-year Public Dekalb, IL
122 Southern Illinois University Edwardsville 4-year Public Edwardsville, IL
123 Southern Illinois University Carbondale 4-year Public Carbondale, IL
124 Western Illinois University 4-year Public Macomb, IL
125 University of Notre Dame 4-year Private Notre Dame, IN
126 Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology 4-year Private Terre Haute, IN
127 Purdue University 4-year Public West Lafayette, IN
128 University of Evansville 4-year Private Evansville, IN
129 Valparaiso University 4-year Private Valparaiso, IN
130 Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis 4-year Public Indianapolis, IN
131 University of Southern Indiana 4-year Public Evansville, IN
132 Trine University 4-year Private Angola, IN
133 Purdue University Fort Wayne 4-year Public Fort Wayne, IN
134 Purdue University Northwest 4-year Public Hammond, IN
135 University of Indianapolis 4-year Private Indianapolis, IN
136 Anderson University 4-year Private Anderson, IN
137 Indiana Institute of Technology 4-year Private Fort Wayne, IN
138 Benedictine College 4-year Private Atchison, KS
139 University of Kansas 4-year Public Lawrence, KS
140 Wichita State University 4-year Public Wichita, KS
141 Kansas State University 4-year Public Manhattan, KS
142 University of Kentucky 4-year Public Lexington, KY
143 University of Louisville 4-year Public Louisville, KY
144 Western Kentucky University 4-year Public Bowling Green, KY
145 University of Louisiana at Lafayette 4-year Public Lafayette, LA
146 Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College 4-year Public Baton Rouge, LA
147 Louisiana Tech University 4-year Public Ruston, LA
148 University of New Orleans 4-year Public New Orleans, LA
149 Southern University and Agricultural and Mechanical College 4-year Public Baton Rouge, LA
150 Lebanese American University Private Urban Chouran-Beirut, Lebanon
151 American University of Beirut 4-year Private Beirut, Lebanon
152 Massachusetts Institute of Technology 4-year Private Cambridge, MA
153 Tufts University 4-year Private Medford, MA
154 Northeastern University 4-year Private Boston, MA
155 Smith College 4-year Private Northampton, MA
156 Boston University 4-year Private Boston, MA
157 University of Massachusetts Amherst 4-year Public Amherst, MA
158 University of Massachusetts Lowell 4-year Public Lowell, MA
159 Wentworth Institute of Technology 4-year Private Boston, MA
160 Western New England University 4-year Private Springfield, MA
161 University of Massachusetts Dartmouth 4-year Public North Dartmouth, MA
162 Merrimack College 4-year Private North Andover, MA
163 Worcester Polytechnic Institute 4-year Private Worcester, MA
164 Johns Hopkins University 4-year Private Baltimore, MD
165 University of Maryland: College Park 4-year Public College Park, MD
166 United States Naval Academy 4-year Public Annapolis, MD
167 University of Maryland: Baltimore County 4-year Public Baltimore, MD
168 Cecil College 2-year Public North East, MD
169 University of Maine 4-year Public Orono, ME
170 University of Southern Maine 4-year Public Portland, ME
171 Universidad Autonoma de Coahuila 4-year Public Saltillo, Mexico
172 University of Michigan 4-year Public Ann Arbor, MI
173 Kettering University 4-year Private Flint, MI
174 Michigan Technological University 4-year Public Houghton, MI
175 University of Michigan: Dearborn 4-year Public Dearborn, MI
176 Calvin University 4-year Private Grand Rapids, MI
177 Michigan State University 4-year Public East Lansing, MI
178 Lawrence Technological University 4-year Private Southfield, MI
179 Western Michigan University 4-year Public Kalamazoo, MI
180 Central Michigan University 4-year Public Mount Pleasant, MI
181 Wayne State University 4-year Public Detroit, MI
182 Grand Valley State University 4-year Public Allendale, MI
183 Lake Superior State University 4-year Public Sault Sainte Marie, MI
184 Saginaw Valley State University 4-year Public University Center, MI
185 University of Detroit Mercy 4-year Private Detroit, MI
186 University of Michigan: Flint 4-year Public Flint, MI
187 Eastern Michigan University 4-year Public Ypsilanti, MI
188 Oakland University 4-year Public Rochester, MI
189 Delta College 2-year Public University Center, MI
190 University of Minnesota: Twin Cities 4-year Public Minneapolis, MN
191 University of St. Thomas 4-year Private Saint Paul, MN
192 Bethel University 4-year Private Saint Paul, MN
193 University of Minnesota: Duluth 4-year Public Duluth, MN
194 Saint Cloud State University 4-year Public Saint Cloud, MN
195 Minnesota State University Mankato 4-year Public Mankato, MN
196 Washington University in St. Louis 4-year Private Saint Louis, MO
197 University of Missouri: Kansas City 4-year Public Kansas City, MO
198 Missouri University of Science and Technology 4-year Public Rolla, MO
199 Saint Louis University 4-year Private Saint Louis, MO
200 Rockhurst University 4-year Private Kansas City, MO
201 University of Missouri: Columbia 4-year Public Columbia, MO
202 University Of Missouri – Saint Louis 4-year Public Saint Louis, MO
203 Mississippi State University 4-year Public Mississippi State, MS
204 University of Mississippi 4-year Public University, MS
205 Montana Technological University 4-year Public Butte, MT
206 Montana State University 4-year Public Bozeman, MT
207 Duke University 4-year Private Durham, NC
208 North Carolina State University 4-year Public Raleigh, NC
209 University of North Carolina at Charlotte 4-year Public Charlotte, NC
210 Campbell University 4-year Private Buies Creek, NC
211 North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University 4-year Public Greensboro, NC
212 Bennett College for Women 4-year Private Greensboro, NC
213 University of Mary 4-year Private Bismarck, ND
214 University of North Dakota 4-year Public Grand Forks, ND
215 North Dakota State University 4-year Public Fargo, ND
216 University of Jamestown 4-year Private Jamestown, ND
217 University of Nebraska – Lincoln 4-year Public Lincoln, NE
218 Massey University Public Small Palmerston North, New Zealand
219 University of New Hampshire 4-year Public Durham, NH
220 Southern New Hampshire University 4-year Private Manchester, NH
221 Stevens Institute of Technology 4-year Private Hoboken, NJ
222 New Jersey Institute of Technology 4-year Public Newark, NJ
223 Rutgers University 4-year Public Piscataway, NJ
224 The College of New Jersey 4-year Public Ewing, NJ
225 Rowan University 4-year Public Glassboro, NJ
226 New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology 4-year Public Socorro, NM
227 University of New Mexico 4-year Public Albuquerque, NM
228 New Mexico State University 4-year Public Las Cruces, NM
229 University of Nevada: Reno 4-year Public Reno, NV
230 University of Nevada: Las Vegas 4-year Public Las Vegas, NV
231 Columbia University 4-year Private New York, NY
232 Cornell University 4-year Private Ithaca, NY
233 New York University 4-year Private New York, NY
234 University of Rochester 4-year Private Rochester, NY
235 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 4-year Private Troy, NY
236 SUNY University at Binghamton 4-year Public Binghamton, NY
237 SUNY University at Stony Brook 4-year Public Stony Brook, NY
238 Union College 4-year Private Schenectady, NY
239 Rochester Institute of Technology 4-year Private Rochester, NY
240 Syracuse University 4-year Private Syracuse, NY
241 United States Military Academy 4-year Public West Point, NY
242 Hofstra University 4-year Private Hempstead, NY
243 Clarkson University 4-year Private Potsdam, NY
244 Manhattan College 4-year Private Bronx, NY
245 New York Institute of Technology 4-year Private Old Westbury, NY
246 Alfred University 4-year Private Alfred, NY
247 SUNY Maritime College 4-year Public Bronx, NY
248 SUNY Polytechnic Institute 4-year Public Utica, NY
249 City University of New York: City College 4-year Public New York, NY
250 City University of New York: LaGuardia Community College 2-year Public Long Island City, NY
251 SUNY University at Buffalo 4-year Public Buffalo, NY
252 Case Western Reserve University 4-year Private Cleveland, OH
253 Ohio State University: Columbus Campus 4-year Public Columbus, OH
254 Miami University: Oxford 4-year Public Oxford, OH
255 University of Cincinnati 4-year Public Cincinnati, OH
256 University of Dayton 4-year Private Dayton, OH
257 Cedarville University 4-year Private Cedarville, OH
258 Ohio Northern University 4-year Private Ada, OH
259 Ohio University 4-year Public Athens, OH
260 University of Akron 4-year Public Akron, OH
261 Otterbein University 4-year Private Westerville, OH
262 Malone University 4-year Private Canton, OH
263 Mount Vernon Nazarene University 4-year Private Mount Vernon, OH
264 Cleveland State University 4-year Public Cleveland, OH
265 University of Toledo 4-year Public Toledo, OH
266 Wright State University 4-year Public Dayton, OH
267 Youngstown State University 4-year Public Youngstown, OH
268 Wright State University: Lake Campus 2-year Public Celina, OH
269 Wilberforce University 4-year Private Wilberforce, OH
270 University of Mount Union 4-year Private Alliance, OH
271 Stark State College 2-year Public North Canton, OH
272 University of Oklahoma 4-year Public Norman, OK
273 University of Tulsa 4-year Private Tulsa, OK
274 Oral Roberts University 4-year Private Tulsa, OK
275 Oklahoma State University 4-year Public Stillwater, OK
276 University of Central Oklahoma 4-year Public Edmond, OK
277 Oklahoma Christian University 4-year Private Edmond, OK
278 University of Portland 4-year Private Portland, OR
279 Oregon Institute of Technology 4-year Public Klamath Falls, OR
280 Portland State University 4-year Public Portland, OR
281 Oregon State University 4-year Public Corvallis, OR
282 George Fox University 4-year Private Newberg, OR
283 Carnegie Mellon University 4-year Private Pittsburgh, PA
284 University of Pennsylvania 4-year Private Philadelphia, PA
285 Lafayette College 4-year Private Easton, PA
286 Lehigh University 4-year Private Bethlehem, PA
287 Villanova University 4-year Private Villanova, PA
288 University of Pittsburgh 4-year Public Pittsburgh, PA
289 Drexel University 4-year Private Philadelphia, PA
290 Bucknell University 4-year Private Lewisburg, PA
291 University of Scranton 4-year Private Scranton, PA
292 Grove City College 4-year Private Grove City, PA
293 Temple University 4-year Public Philadelphia, PA
294 Widener University 4-year Private Chester, PA
295 Messiah University 4-year Private Mechanicsburg, PA
296 Wilkes University 4-year Private Wilkes Barre, PA
297 King’s College 4-year Private Wilkes Barre, PA
298 Penn State University Park 4-year Public University Park, PA
299 Gannon University 4-year Private Erie, PA
300 University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown 4-year Public Johnstown, PA
301 York College of Pennsylvania 4-year Private York, PA
302 Point Park University 4-year Private Pittsburgh, PA
303 University of Pittsburgh at Bradford 4-year Public Bradford, PA
304 Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania 4-year Public Shippensburg, PA
305 Penn State Abington 4-year Public Abington, PA
306 Penn State Altoona 4-year Public Altoona, PA
307 Penn State Beaver 4-year Public Monaca, PA
308 Penn State Brandywine 4-year Public Media, PA
309 Penn State DuBois 4-year Public Du Bois, PA
310 Penn State Erie, The Behrend College 4-year Public Erie, PA
311 Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus 4-year Public Lemont Furnace, PA
312 Penn State Greater Allegheny 4-year Public White Oak, PA
313 Penn State Harrisburg 4-year Public Middletown, PA
314 Penn State Hazleton 4-year Public Hazleton, PA
315 Penn State Lehigh Valley 4-year Public Center Valley, PA
316 Penn State Mont Alto 4-year Public Mont Alto, PA
317 Penn State New Kensington 4-year Public New Kensington, PA
318 Penn State Schuylkill 4-year Public Schuylkill Haven, PA
319 Penn State Shenango 4-year Public Sharon, PA
320 Penn State Wilkes-Barre 4-year Public Lehman, PA
321 Penn State Worthington Scranton 4-year Public Dunmore, PA
322 Penn State York 4-year Public York, PA
323 Thomas Jefferson University: East Falls 4-year Private Philadelphia, PA
324 University of Puerto Rico: Mayaguez 4-year Public Mayaguez, PR
325 Brown University 4-year Private Providence, RI
326 University of Rhode Island 4-year Public Kingston, RI
327 Roger Williams University 4-year Private Bristol, RI
328 Community College of Rhode Island 2-year Public Warwick, RI
329 Clemson University 4-year Public Clemson, SC
330 University of South Carolina: Columbia 4-year Public Columbia, SC
331 The Citadel 4-year Public Charleston, SC
332 South Dakota School of Mines and Technology 4-year Public Rapid City, SD
333 South Dakota State University 4-year Public Brookings, SD
334 Saint Louis University: Madrid 4-year Private Madrid, Spain
335 Vanderbilt University 4-year Private Nashville, TN
336 University of Tennessee: Knoxville 4-year Public Knoxville, TN
337 Lipscomb University 4-year Private Nashville, TN
338 Milligan University 4-year Private Milligan College, TN
339 Union University 4-year Private Jackson, TN
340 University of Tennessee: Chattanooga 4-year Public Chattanooga, TN
341 Tennessee Technological University 4-year Public Cookeville, TN
342 Bryan College: Dayton 4-year Private Dayton, TN
343 University of Memphis 4-year Public Memphis, TN
344 Christian Brothers University 4-year Private Memphis, TN
345 Koc University 4-year Private Istanbul, Turkey
346 Rice University 4-year Private Houston, TX
347 Southern Methodist University 4-year Private Dallas, TX
348 University of Texas at Austin 4-year Public Austin, TX
349 University of Texas at Dallas 4-year Public Richardson, TX
350 Baylor University 4-year Private Waco, TX
351 University of Houston 4-year Public Houston, TX
352 Texas A&M University 4-year Public College Station, TX
353 LeTourneau University 4-year Private Longview, TX
354 Texas Tech University 4-year Public Lubbock, TX
355 St. Mary’s University 4-year Private San Antonio, TX
356 University of North Texas 4-year Public Denton, TX
357 University of Texas at San Antonio 4-year Public San Antonio, TX
358 University of Texas at Tyler 4-year Public Tyler, TX
359 University of Texas at Arlington 4-year Public Arlington, TX
360 Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi 4-year Public Corpus Christi, TX
361 Lamar University 4-year Public Beaumont, TX
362 Midwestern State University 4-year Public Wichita Falls, TX
363 Angelo State University 4-year Public San Angelo, TX
364 University of Texas of the Permian Basin 4-year Public Odessa, TX
365 University Of Texas Rio Grande Valley 4-year Public Edinburg, TX
366 Texas A&M University-Kingsville 4-year Public Kingsville, TX
367 Prairie View A&M University 4-year Public Prairie View, TX
368 West Texas A&M University 4-year Public Canyon, TX
369 St. Philip’s College 2-year Public San Antonio, TX
370 University of Texas at El Paso 4-year Public El Paso, TX
371 American University in Dubai 4-year Private Dubai, United Arab Emirates
372 University of Exeter Public Suburban Exeter, United Kingdom
373 University of Greenwich 4-year Public London, United Kingdom
374 University of Liverpool Public Urban Liverpool, United Kingdom
375 Brigham Young University 4-year Private Provo, UT
376 University of Utah 4-year Public Salt Lake City, UT
377 Utah State University 4-year Public Logan, UT
378 University of Virginia 4-year Public Charlottesville, VA
379 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 4-year Public Blacksburg, VA
380 George Mason University 4-year Public Fairfax, VA
381 Virginia Military Institute 4-year Public Lexington, VA
382 Old Dominion University 4-year Public Norfolk, VA
383 Virginia Commonwealth University 4-year Public Richmond, VA
384 Liberty University 4-year Private Lynchburg, VA
385 Laurel Ridge Community College 2-year Public Middletown, VA
386 University of Vermont 4-year Public Burlington, VT
387 Norwich University 4-year Private Northfield, VT
388 University of Washington 4-year Public Seattle, WA
389 Gonzaga University 4-year Private Spokane, WA
390 University of Washington Bothell 4-year Public Bothell, WA
391 Seattle University 4-year Private Seattle, WA
392 Washington State University 4-year Public Pullman, WA
393 Walla Walla University 4-year Private College Place, WA
394 Saint Martin’s University 4-year Private Lacey, WA
395 Eastern Washington University 4-year Public Cheney, WA
396 Lake Washington Institute of Technology 2-year Public Kirkland, WA
397 University of Wisconsin-Madison 4-year Public Madison, WI
398 Milwaukee School of Engineering 4-year Private Milwaukee, WI
399 Marquette University 4-year Private Milwaukee, WI
400 University of Wisconsin-Stout 4-year Public Menomonie, WI
401 University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee 4-year Public Milwaukee, WI
402 University of Wisconsin-Platteville 4-year Public Platteville, WI
403 West Virginia University 4-year Public Morgantown, WV
404 West Virginia University Institute of Technology 4-year Public Beckley, WV
405 Marshall University 4-year Public Huntington, WV
406 Potomac State College of West Virginia University 2-year Public Keyser, WV
407 Blue Ridge Community and Technical College 2-year Public Martinsburg, WV
408 University of Wyoming 4-year Public Laramie, WY


What does it mean to double major?

In simple terms, a double major will help a student to earn one degree with two areas of specialization. In case of a simple academic program, a candidate is allowed to choose a single major. He/she will earn a single degree and specialize in that specific major/area/domain.


In case of a double major program, a candidate is allowed to choose two majors. These majors may complement each other. In fact, it is a great idea to choose two majors that complement each other. In the end, a candidate will earn a single degree while specializing in two areas (two majors).


Benefits of double majoring

There are many benefits of choosing a double major program. First of all, it will allow you to specialize in two different areas. In other words, it will help you acquire broad set of skills and knowledge. You may use a double major program and choose majors that complement each other. In this way, you will be able to acquire skills and knowledge, which will help you build a successful career.


In this world of cut-throat competition, employers look for applicants who can bring something extra to the table! This is where a double major program comes handy. A double major program will help you specialize in two different areas. This means you possess broad knowledge and broad set of skills. This makes you more appealing/valuable to potential employers. In other words, a double major may help you gain a competitive edge in the job market.


Cons of double majoring

Notable cons include – increase work-load, difficulty in managing time and need to take more classes. Since you are going after two majors, it will definitely increase the work-load. And if you don’t manage your time judiciously, it will result in utter chaos. In order to deal with the extra work-load, you must find adequate time. This means that you should sacrifice other, less-important tasks that consume your time.


Double major vs Dual degree

Double manager is all about earning single degree while specializing in two different areas. Dual degree program is all about earning multiple degrees (for example – Bachelor’s + Master’s Degree).


Mechanical engineering Double major: Possibilities and best options

You are free to choose any major to double with your preferred major (mechanical engineering in this case). There’s no rule which states that you must select a specific major to double with your first choice major. You are free to choose your preferred major!


While there are many possibilities and options available in front of you, do try to select a major that complements your preferred major. Choose a major to double with mechanical engineering major that complements mechanical engineering domain. Choose a major that will help you out in the real-world/job market.

Arun Kallarackal
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