EE at Caltech has a century-long record of excellence, innovation and training many distinguished leaders in the field.The main objective of the electrical engineering (EE) program is to prepare its students for either graduate study or research and development work in government or industrial laboratories.
The objective of the undergraduate program in Mechanical Engineering at Caltech is to produce graduates who will attain careers and higher education that lead to leadership roles in academia, industry and government in areas of rapidly advancing interdisciplinary technology related to fluid, solid, thermal and mechanical systems.
The degree of Master of Science in mechanical engineering will be awarded upon request to mechanical engineering Ph.D. students who have fulfilled the required program for the Master of Science degree. Only in exceptional cases is there admission to the M.S. program as a final degree objective.