Department of Mechanical and Civil Engineering

Our nationally ranked engineering programs offer undergraduate, graduate, and 4+1 degree options that will prepare you for the 21st century.

Kickstart Your Career

Our rigorous programs bring real-world experience to the classroom, building the knowledge you need to succeed.



PNW has provided me with nearly all the knowledge I will need to pursue my dream career as an inventor and researcher.


Change the World


Apply to one of our nationally ranked programs and prepare for your engineering future.

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Student Resources

Learn how to make the most of your PNW engineering education.

Meet MCE

Faculty and Staff

Our talented professionals can give you a rewarding educational experience.

Students have the opportunity to build projects and collaborate with classmates while competing in national competitions.

Students share the knowledge they've gained at PNW with our Senior Design showcase!

Our programs provide the hands-on skills that will help you thrive in your career.

Professor Shenyong Zhang

The Stars Teach Here

Dept. of Mechanical and Civil Engineering

From speed bumps to acoustics, Professor Shenyong Zhang helps students develop mathematical models of practical engineering systems.

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This program is accredited by theĀ Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET,