Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

Chair's Welcome


Welcome to the Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Department at California State University, Long Beach (CSULB)! 

Here, we provide a dynamic learning environment that combines theoretical knowledge with practical applications, empowering you to thrive in your engineering journey. Whether your passion lies in the intricate world of robotics and advanced manufacturing or in the exhilarating realm of aerospace innovation, our programs are designed to equip you with the skills and expertise needed for a successful career. 

We offer both undergraduate and graduate degrees in Aerospace Engineering and Mechanical Engineering. Our comprehensive curriculum integrates fundamental principles with hands-on experiences, ensuring that you are well-prepared to tackle real-world challenges and contribute meaningfully to the field. 

Our strong partnerships with local companies and government agencies provide invaluable opportunities, allowing you to gain practical insights and forge connections within the industry. Moreover, these partnerships ensure that our curriculum remains at the forefront of innovation, reflecting the evolving needs of the engineering landscape. 

Whether you aspire to design the next generation of aircraft, explore the frontiers of space exploration, or revolutionize manufacturing processes, the Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Department at CSULB is here to support your aspirations. We invite you to explore our programs further and discover how you can become a part of our vibrant community of scholars, innovators, and leaders. 


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The Mission of the college of engineering is to serve the State of California, the nation, and society at large, by graduating well-prepared professionals, who are provided with excellent education and training in the fundamentals of their discipline through a combination of theory and laboratory practice, and who are provided with the ability and skills to expand knowledge and transform complex ideas into working systems.



CSULB offers both undergraduate and graduate degrees in Aerospace Engineering and Mechanical Engineering, delivering the theoretical foundation and practical basics to prepare you for a successful engineering career.  Read more about the programs below.

Mechanical Engineering


Department News


Department Office: ECS-635 or ECS-636
Phone: 562.985.1563
Department Chair: Jalal Torabzadeh
Department Coordinator: Clarice Ross 
Mail: Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
California State University Long Beach
1250 Bellflower Blvd.
Long Beach, CA 90840

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