As a small department in a large college, our students can experience close relationships with peers and instructors, while taking full advantage of the diverse opportunities across the campus. Our system-oriented curriculum and training provide our students with broad engineering and leadership skills, not only making them sought-after by ship design and marine engineering companies, but also preparing them for careers in other industries such as automotive, aerospace, and energy.
Wherever you go in the field, you will find Michigan NAME graduates making things happen. Our alumni hold leadership positions in government, academia, and industry. Our graduates work in every facet of the field, including:
- Ship design
- Offshore structure design/construction
- Yacht design/yacht building
- Naval combatant and support ships
- Small craft
- Coastal engineering
- Marine environmental engineering
- Shipping and transportation
- Fishing industry
- Engineering support to ocean scientists.
NAME offers a Master of Science and Engineering (MSE), a traditional 30 credit coursework option, and a Master of Science (MS), a 6 credit Research Thesis and a 24-credit coursework option.