Electromechanical Engineering Major

An Electromechanical Engineering major/degree program prepares individuals to apply scientific and mathematical principles to the problems associated with combining electrical and mechanical components with special emphasis on manufacturing and automated processes.

Includes instruction in applied mechanics, instrumentation and monitoring, machine design, automated control techniques, fluid and thermal dynamics, circuit analysis, and solid-state electronics.

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Search for colleges that offer a degree in Electromechanical Engineering (use the College Search feature and enter "electromechanical engineering" in the major search field). Read the school’s department pages, they are often loaded with useful and specific information about the field.

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What can you do with a major/degree in Electromechanical Engineering?

With a major/degree in Electromechanical Engineering, you have numerous entry points into this career sector.  For instance, an associate degree may help you get your foot-in-the-door as an engineering technician.  With a four-year degree, you may find work in innovation…such as improving manufacturing or construction machinery, developing new electronics and electrical components, or finding new ways to harness renewable energy.

Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in Electromechanical Engineering

Professional associations are groups of specialists dedicated to topics in particular fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.

Publications/Magazines in Electromechanical Engineering