Mechanical Engineering participates in the Interdisciplinary Ph.D. program of the University of Missouri-Kansas City as part of the engineering discipline. Students interested in pursuing a doctoral degree in mechanical engineering may select engineering as the coordinating discipline when applying for admission into the Interdisciplinary Ph.D. Program. See the School of Graduate Studies section of this catalog for general and discipline-specific admission requirements and regulations for Interdisciplinary Ph.D. study with engineering as one of the desired disciplines.